Marital status among atheists by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among atheists by marital status

% of atheists who are…

Generational cohortMarriedLiving with a partnerDivorced/separatedWidowedNever marriedSample size
Younger Millennial4%12%1%< 1%83%199
Older Millennial22%22%9%< 1%47%230
Generation X55%11%12%2%21%262
Baby Boomer63%8%18%4%8%276
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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