Parent of children under 18 among adults in Generation X by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults in Generation X by parental status

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Catholic 64% 36% 1,471
Evangelical Protestant 63% 37% 1,742
Historically Black Protestant 51% 49% 447
Jewish 64% 36% 140
Mainline Protestant 62% 38% 1,039
Mormon 75% 25% 165
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 48% 52% 1,758

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