Parent of children under 18 among moderates by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among moderates by parental status

% of moderates who are…

Belief in GodParentsNon-parentsSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain30%70%6,807
Believe in God; fairly certain29%71%2,712
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain27%73%683
Do not believe in God23%77%1,043
Other/don't know if they believe in God24%76%293
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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