Marital status among 18-29 year olds by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among 18-29 year olds by marital status

% of 18-29 year olds who are…

Religious traditionMarriedLiving with a partnerDivorced/separatedWidowedNever marriedSample size
Catholic14%15%4%< 1%67%886
Evangelical Protestant24%11%4%< 1%62%1,090
Historically Black Protestant11%7%3%< 1%80%298
Jewish18%4%2%< 1%76%104
Mainline Protestant17%11%3%< 1%68%585
Mormon34%5%< 1%< 1%61%114
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")11%14%3%< 1%72%2,000
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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