Racial and ethnic composition by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition by race/ethnicity

% of adults who identify as…

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed 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 44% 3% 33% 12% 8% 262
Catholic 59% 3% 3% 34% 2% 7,113
Evangelical Protestant 76% 6% 2% 11% 5% 8,479
Hindu 4% 2% 91% 1% 2% 197
Historically Black Protestant 2% 94% < 1% 3% 1% 1,913
Jehovah's Witness 36% 27% < 1% 32% 6% 242
Jewish 90% 2% 2% 4% 2% 838
Mainline Protestant 86% 3% 1% 6% 3% 5,995
Mormon 85% 1% 1% 8% 5% 656
Muslim 38% 28% 28% 4% 3% 232
Orthodox Christian 81% 8% 3% 6% 2% 184
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 68% 9% 5% 13% 4% 7,427

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