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United Methodist Demographic Snapshot

Gender
Female, 57%
Male, 43%

Age
30-49, 34%
50-64, 29%
65+, 26%
18-29, 11%

Race
White, 93%
Black, 2%
Latino, 2%
Other, mixed, 2%
Asian, 1%

Marital Status
Married, 62%
Widowed, 12%
Never married, 12%
Divorced or separated, 11%
Living with partner, 4%

Number of Children
(under 18 living at home)
No children, 72%
Two children, 12%
One child, 11%
Three children, 4%
Four or more children, 1%

Educational Level
High school graduate, 34%
Some college, 23%
College graduate, 21%
Post-graduate, 14%
Less than high school, 8%

Income
Less than $30,000, 23%
$100,000+, 22%
$30,000-49,999, 21%
$50,000-74,999, 19%
$75,000-99,999, 16%

Region
South, 46%
Midwest, 29%
Northeast, 16%
West, 8%

SOURCE: Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life


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