Parent of children under 18 among independents and those who don't lean to either party by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among independents and those who don't lean to either party by parental status

% of independents and those who don't lean to either party who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Catholic 37% 63% 1,149
Evangelical Protestant 35% 65% 1,217
Historically Black Protestant 28% 72% 182
Jehovah's Witness 29% 71% 187
Mainline Protestant 27% 73% 815
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 29% 71% 1,468

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