Generational cohort among 18-29 year olds by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among 18-29 year olds by generational group

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Importance of religion in one's lifeYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Very important60%40%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%2,151
Somewhat important64%36%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%1,542
Not too important65%35%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%909
Not at all important65%35%< 1%< 1%< 1%< 1%918
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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