Age distribution among non-parents by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among non-parents by age group

% of non-parents who are ages…

Belief in God 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 16,085. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 18% 19% 35% 27% 16,085
Believe in God; fairly certain 27% 22% 29% 21% 4,961
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 41% 20% 23% 16% 1,397
Believe in God; don't know 9% 15% 29% 47% 223
Do not believe in God 45% 23% 18% 14% 2,693
Other/don't know if they believe in God 32% 24% 24% 20% 662

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