Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among members of the Southern Baptist Convention by importance of religion

% of members of the Southern Baptist Convention who say religion is…

Marital statusVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Married86%12%1%1%< 1%1,107
Divorced/separated72%26%1%1%< 1%244
Widowed84%15%< 1%1%< 1%255
Never married68%28%4%< 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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