Marital status among blacks by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among blacks by marital status

% of blacks who are…

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Catholic 35% 10% 13% 6% 37% 190
Evangelical Protestant 38% 4% 20% 9% 29% 495
Historically Black Protestant 30% 6% 19% 9% 37% 1,789
Mainline Protestant 42% 5% 14% 6% 33% 158
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 17% 12% 10% 3% 58% 534

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