Generational cohort among adults who say religion is very important by age group (2014) Switch to: Age distribution among adults who say religion is very important by generational group

% of adults who say religion is very important who are…

Age distributionYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
18-2960%40%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%2,151
30-49< 1%16%84%< 1%< 1%< 1%4,494
50-64< 1%< 1%< 1%100%< 1%< 1%5,842
65+< 1%< 1%< 1%25%68%7%5,785
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.

Learn More: Younger Millennial, Older Millennial, Generation X, Baby Boomer, Silent, Greatest