Party affiliation among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by political party

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who identify as…

Religious tradition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Buddhist 9% 9% 83% 134
Catholic 20% 23% 58% 2,884
Evangelical Protestant 29% 20% 51% 2,210
Hindu 7% 28% 65% 103
Historically Black Protestant 8% 8% 84% 1,326
Jehovah's Witness 5% 70% 25% 109
Jewish 9% 6% 85% 442
Mainline Protestant 19% 14% 66% 1,908
Mormon 31% 16% 54% 119
Muslim 12% 20% 68% 163
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 11% 18% 70% 3,419

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