Immigrant status among adults in Generation X by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among adults in Generation X by immigrant status

% of adults in Generation X who are…

Belief in GodImmigrantsSecond generationThird generation or higherSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain18%8%75%4,439
Believe in God; fairly certain26%8%66%1,484
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain24%7%69%391
Do not believe in God16%10%74%718
Other/don't know if they believe in God15%7%78%161
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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