Frequency of prayer among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 44% 16% 10% 29% 1% 195
Catholic 60% 19% 7% 13% 1% 3,406
Evangelical Protestant 77% 15% 3% 4% < 1% 3,065
Hindu 50% 16% 11% 23% < 1% 114
Historically Black Protestant 80% 12% 3% 3% 1% 1,285
Jehovah's Witness 91% 6% 2% 1% 1% 142
Jewish 23% 16% 9% 50% 1% 567
Mainline Protestant 53% 23% 7% 16% 1% 2,890
Mormon 79% 9% 4% 8% < 1% 209
Muslim 64% 11% 7% 17% 1% 146
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 10% 6% 64% < 1% 4,566

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