Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants who are ages 65+ by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who are ages 65+ by parental status

% of Mainline Protestants who are ages 65+ who are…

Religious denominationParentsNon-parentsSample size
American Baptist Churches USA4%96%139
Episcopal Church< 1%100%222
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)< 1%100%265
Presbyterian Church (USA)2%98%205
United Church of Christ< 1%100%100
United Methodist Church3%97%691
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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