Parent of children under 18 among nothing in particulars by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among nothing in particulars by parental status

% of nothing in particulars who are…

Generational cohortParentsNon-parentsSample size
Younger Millennial14%86%730
Older Millennial43%57%896
Generation X47%53%1,171
Baby Boomer11%89%1,593
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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