Belief in God among non-parents by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among non-parents by belief in God

% of non-parents 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 = 11,872. 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 67% 18% 4% 1% 7% 2% 11,872
Living with a partner 45% 26% 8% 1% 18% 3% 1,513
Divorced/separated 68% 18% 4% 1% 7% 2% 3,798
Widowed 75% 15% 3% 2% 3% 2% 3,070
Never married 51% 21% 8% < 1% 16% 3% 6,177

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