Parent of children under 18 among 50-64 year olds by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among 50-64 year olds by parental status

% of 50-64 year olds who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Catholic 19% 81% 2,267
Evangelical Protestant 15% 85% 2,754
Historically Black Protestant 12% 88% 622
Jewish 22% 78% 236
Mainline Protestant 13% 87% 1,817
Mormon 17% 83% 168
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 13% 87% 1,836

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