Immigrant status by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition by immigrant status

% of adults who are…

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 262. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Buddhist 26% 22% 52% 262
Catholic 28% 15% 58% 7,127
Evangelical Protestant 9% 7% 84% 8,484
Hindu 87% 9% 4% 197
Historically Black Protestant 7% 3% 90% 1,875
Jehovah's Witness 25% 8% 67% 243
Jewish 12% 22% 67% 842
Mainline Protestant 7% 7% 87% 6,019
Mormon 7% 7% 86% 658
Muslim 64% 17% 18% 228
Orthodox Christian 40% 23% 36% 185
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 13% 12% 75% 7,435

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