Parent of children under 18 among college graduates by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among college graduates by parental status

% of college graduates who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Catholic 35% 65% 1,783
Evangelical Protestant 37% 63% 1,861
Historically Black Protestant 34% 66% 288
Jewish 25% 75% 294
Mainline Protestant 30% 70% 1,668
Mormon 60% 40% 210
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 27% 73% 2,066

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