Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants who say government aid to the poor does more good than harm by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who say government aid to the poor does more good than harm by political party

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

Religious denomination Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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American Baptist Churches USA 30% 17% 53% 225
Episcopal Church 18% 8% 74% 284
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 20% 9% 70% 311
Presbyterian Church (USA) 23% 6% 71% 238
United Church of Christ 16% 10% 74% 142
United Methodist Church 33% 10% 58% 688

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