Generational cohort among adults who say religion is very important by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say religion is very important by generational group

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Catholic 8% 10% 29% 35% 17% 2% 4,122
Evangelical Protestant 10% 12% 27% 35% 14% 1% 6,752
Historically Black Protestant 11% 13% 30% 35% 10% 1% 1,600
Jehovah's Witness 11% 10% 26% 36% 17% 1% 217
Jewish 11% 15% 27% 32% 11% 3% 267
Mainline Protestant 9% 9% 22% 38% 20% 3% 3,233
Mormon 13% 16% 31% 27% 11% 1% 547
Muslim 34% 21% 30% 12% 4% < 1% 152
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 14% 20% 32% 28% 6% < 1% 801

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