Educational distribution among adults ages 65 and older by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults ages 65 and older by educational group

% of adults ages 65 and older who have completed…

Religious tradition High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Catholic 53% 25% 13% 9% 2,128
Evangelical Protestant 58% 26% 9% 6% 2,391
Historically Black Protestant 65% 23% 5% 6% 399
Jewish 23% 22% 24% 31% 319
Mainline Protestant 41% 26% 18% 15% 2,263
Mormon 37% 35% 18% 10% 146
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 39% 23% 19% 19% 1,221

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