Belief in God among baby Boomers by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among baby Boomers by belief in God

% of baby Boomers who say they…

Marital status Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 7,928. 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.
Married 69% 18% 4% < 1% 6% 2% 7,928
Living with a partner 54% 26% 6% 2% 10% 2% 541
Divorced/separated 71% 18% 3% 1% 5% 1% 2,476
Widowed 77% 16% 3% 1% 3% 1% 859
Never married 66% 21% 4% 1% 6% 2% 1,195

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