Age distribution among atheists by educational group (2014) Switch to: Educational distribution among atheists by age group

% of atheists who are ages…

Educational distribution18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
High school or less50%30%13%7%193
Some college51%31%11%6%240
Post-graduate degree14%46%23%17%267
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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