Frequency of prayer among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by frequency of prayer

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

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 57% 21% 8% 13% < 1% 3,398
Evangelical Protestant 79% 13% 3% 4% 1% 4,997
Historically Black Protestant 81% 11% 4% 3% 1% 502
Jewish 41% 18% 6% 35% 1% 228
Mainline Protestant 55% 23% 7% 14% 1% 2,822
Mormon 88% 6% 2% 3% < 1% 418
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 12% 7% 61% < 1% 2,566

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