Generational cohort among third generation immigrants or higher by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among third generation immigrants or higher by generational group

% of third generation immigrants or higher who are…

Religious traditionYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Buddhist14%18%22%40%6%< 1%160
Evangelical Protestant9%11%27%37%14%1%7,229
Historically Black Protestant11%13%30%35%10%1%1,666
Jehovah's Witness9%8%28%37%18%1%166
Mainline Protestant9%10%25%37%18%2%5,193
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")20%22%28%25%5%< 1%5,700
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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