Gender composition 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 gender

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

Religious tradition Men Women Sample Size
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Buddhist 49% 51% 195
Catholic 45% 55% 3,406
Evangelical Protestant 39% 61% 3,065
Hindu 60% 40% 114
Historically Black Protestant 39% 61% 1,285
Jehovah's Witness 33% 67% 142
Jewish 46% 54% 567
Mainline Protestant 39% 61% 2,890
Mormon 43% 57% 209
Muslim 62% 38% 146
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 53% 47% 4,566

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