Age distribution among Mainline Protestants by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants by age group

% of Mainline Protestants who are ages…

Religious family18-2930-4950-6465+Sample size
Baptist Family (Mainline Trad.)24%29%29%19%625
Congregationalist Family (Mainline Trad.)9%25%34%32%263
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.)9%26%31%33%629
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.)13%31%29%27%852
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.)9%28%30%33%1,721
Nondenominational Family (Mainline Trad.)27%41%24%8%372
Nonspecific Protestant Family (Mainline Trad.)29%32%22%16%625
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.)10%23%32%35%651
Restorationist Family (Mainline Trad.)17%26%29%29%102
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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