Party affiliation among atheists by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among atheists by political party

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Generational cohort Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 200. 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.
Younger Millennial 15% 18% 67% 200
Older Millennial 11% 20% 69% 230
Generation X 17% 17% 66% 263
Baby Boomer 16% 13% 71% 277
Silent 11% 8% 81% 100

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