Parent of children under 18 among Catholics by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among Catholics by parental status

% of Catholics who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,789. 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 40% 60% 3,789
Living with a partner 42% 58% 455
Divorced/separated 28% 72% 895
Widowed 6% 94% 721
Never married 13% 87% 1,291

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