Parent of children under 18 among agnostics by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among agnostics by parental status

% of agnostics who are…

Importance of religion in one's lifeParentsNon-parentsSample size
Somewhat important18%82%183
Not too important20%80%457
Not at all important24%76%766
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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