Generational cohort among democrats and Democratic leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among democrats and Democratic leaners by generational group

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who are…

Religious traditionYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Buddhist21%17%23%31%7%< 1%181
Evangelical Protestant11%14%25%36%14%2%2,268
Hindu12%40%39%7%1%< 1%111
Historically Black Protestant12%13%28%35%11%1%1,528
Mainline Protestant10%10%25%36%17%2%2,467
Muslim33%21%32%10%5%< 1%148
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")23%21%27%23%6%< 1%4,300
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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