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

% of liberals who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Buddhist 21% 79% 136
Catholic 32% 68% 1,470
Evangelical Protestant 32% 68% 935
Historically Black Protestant 27% 73% 465
Jewish 23% 77% 394
Mainline Protestant 28% 72% 1,256
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 23% 77% 3,102

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