Parent of children under 18 among Catholics by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Catholics by parental status

% of Catholics who are…

Metro areaParentsNon-parentsSample size
Boston Metro Area18%82%153
Chicago Metro Area32%68%274
Los Angeles Metro Area36%64%287
Miami Metro Area33%67%125
New York City Metro Area29%71%597
Philadelphia Metro Area22%78%203
Providence Metro Area28%72%169
Washington, DC Metro Area39%61%163
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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