Generational cohort among adults who pray daily by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray daily by generational group

% of adults who pray daily who are…

Importance of religion in one's lifeYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Very important9%11%27%35%15%2%15,037
Somewhat important13%15%31%31%9%1%2,921
Not too important10%16%33%31%8%1%470
Not at all important10%16%32%32%10%< 1%339
Don't know2%7%31%39%19%1%127
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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