Views about size of government among women by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among women by views about size of government

% of women who would rather have…

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Buddhist 25% 64% 5% 6% 126
Catholic 43% 51% 3% 4% 3,776
Evangelical Protestant 56% 37% 3% 4% 4,532
Historically Black Protestant 20% 74% 2% 4% 1,098
Jehovah's Witness 29% 49% 5% 17% 158
Jewish 33% 61% 3% 3% 419
Mainline Protestant 52% 40% 3% 4% 3,305
Mormon 72% 23% 2% 3% 317
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 55% 3% 4% 3,085

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