Marital status among adults in the Silent generation by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among adults in the Silent generation by marital status

% of adults in the Silent generation who are…

Belief in GodMarriedLiving with a partnerDivorced/separatedWidowedNever marriedSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain53%2%12%31%3%4,066
Believe in God; fairly certain55%2%13%26%3%1,010
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain52%5%13%25%4%225
Do not believe in God65%3%12%14%5%434
Other/don't know if they believe in God57%2%15%21%5%138
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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