Parent of children under 18 among democrats and Democratic leaners by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among democrats and Democratic leaners by parental status

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who are…

Metro areaParentsNon-parentsSample size
Atlanta Metro Area29%71%223
Baltimore Metro Area19%81%134
Boston Metro Area25%75%286
Chicago Metro Area26%74%449
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area38%62%260
Detroit Metro Area31%69%189
Houston Metro Area34%66%222
Los Angeles Metro Area26%74%558
Miami Metro Area30%70%257
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area27%73%169
New York City Metro Area28%72%1,006
Philadelphia Metro Area25%75%408
Phoenix Metro Area30%70%149
Pittsburgh Metro Area23%77%126
Providence Metro Area26%74%177
Riverside, CA Metro Area34%66%157
San Diego Metro Area29%71%157
San Francisco Metro Area27%73%326
Seattle Metro Area23%77%176
St. Louis Metro Area22%78%135
Tampa Metro Area24%76%149
Washington, DC Metro Area28%72%564
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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