Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by importance of religion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say religion is…

Religious tradition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 46% 30% 10% 11% 3% 166
Catholic 72% 24% 3% 1% < 1% 4,173
Evangelical Protestant 87% 10% 1% 1% 1% 6,541
Historically Black Protestant 90% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 1,423
Jehovah's Witness 96% 4% < 1% < 1% < 1% 203
Jewish 57% 26% 13% 4% < 1% 320
Mainline Protestant 69% 23% 6% 2% 1% 3,532
Mormon 91% 8% 1% < 1% < 1% 545
Muslim 75% 17% 5% 2% 2% 152
Orthodox Christian 68% 22% 5% 5% < 1% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 21% 23% 21% 34% 2% 3,048

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