Marital status 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 marital status

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

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Buddhist 33% 13% 11% 1% 41% 195
Catholic 47% 10% 13% 7% 23% 3,398
Evangelical Protestant 46% 7% 18% 9% 21% 3,053
Hindu 62% 4% 4% 1% 29% 114
Historically Black Protestant 30% 6% 21% 8% 35% 1,281
Jehovah's Witness 53% 3% 15% 8% 21% 141
Jewish 56% 5% 8% 5% 25% 566
Mainline Protestant 50% 6% 14% 10% 20% 2,871
Mormon 59% 3% 9% 6% 22% 208
Muslim 37% 5% 7% < 1% 51% 146
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 36% 12% 12% 3% 38% 4,549

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