Generational cohort among non-parents by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among non-parents by generational group

% of non-parents who are…

Importance of religion in one's lifeYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Very important12%7%15%43%20%2%13,686
Somewhat important20%13%17%37%12%1%6,076
Not too important25%18%18%29%9%1%2,919
Not at all important25%18%19%28%9%1%3,130
Don't know8%10%18%41%21%2%210
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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