Parent of children under 18 among Catholics by political ideology (2014) Switch to: Political ideology among Catholics by parental status

% of Catholics who are…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,765. 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.
Conservative 30% 70% 2,765
Moderate 31% 69% 2,613
Liberal 32% 68% 1,470
Don't know 29% 71% 324

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