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

% of married adults who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 102. 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.
Buddhist 40% 60% 102
Catholic 40% 60% 3,789
Evangelical Protestant 39% 61% 4,830
Hindu 58% 42% 131
Historically Black Protestant 38% 62% 621
Jehovah's Witness 39% 61% 123
Jewish 40% 60% 496
Mainline Protestant 34% 66% 3,430
Mormon 56% 44% 451
Muslim 67% 33% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 42% 58% 3,136

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