Parent of children under 18 among Mainline Protestants who say government aid to the poor does more good than harm by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants who say government aid to the poor does more good than harm by parental status

% of Mainline Protestants who say government aid to the poor does more good than harm who are…

Religious family Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Baptist Family (Mainline Trad.) 29% 71% 311
Congregationalist Family (Mainline Trad.) 26% 74% 163
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.) 23% 77% 345
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.) 27% 73% 403
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.) 21% 79% 738
Nondenominational Family (Mainline Trad.) 34% 66% 174
Nonspecific Protestant Family (Mainline Trad.) 25% 75% 292
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.) 24% 76% 351

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