Belief in God among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by belief in God

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say they…

Marital statusBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Married92%7%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%1,107
Divorced/separated85%9%3%3%< 1%< 1%244
Widowed90%8%< 1%1%1%1%255
Never married83%14%3%< 1%< 1%< 1%185
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.

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