Belief in God among adults who say religion is very important by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say religion is very important by belief in God

% of adults who say religion is very important who say they…

Religious tradition Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
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Catholic 79% 18% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 4,220
Evangelical Protestant 94% 5% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 6,904
Historically Black Protestant 93% 6% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,641
Jehovah's Witness 93% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 224
Jewish 75% 18% 4% 1% 1% 2% 279
Mainline Protestant 87% 11% < 1% 1% < 1% 1% 3,317
Mormon 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 559
Muslim 95% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 154
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 75% 15% 5% 1% 3% 1% 826

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