Political ideology 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 political ideology

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

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 43% 32% 19% 5% 4,220
Evangelical Protestant 59% 25% 11% 6% 6,904
Historically Black Protestant 38% 33% 23% 6% 1,641
Jehovah's Witness 19% 17% 10% 54% 224
Jewish 37% 32% 27% 4% 279
Mainline Protestant 43% 35% 16% 6% 3,317
Mormon 66% 25% 6% 3% 559
Muslim 28% 41% 25% 7% 154
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 31% 30% 28% 11% 826

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