Political ideology among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by political ideology

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services who are…

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 24% 42% 27% 7% 102
Catholic 49% 36% 12% 3% 3,868
Evangelical Protestant 67% 23% 6% 4% 5,851
Historically Black Protestant 37% 35% 24% 5% 454
Jewish 36% 43% 19% 3% 336
Mainline Protestant 49% 37% 10% 4% 3,687
Mormon 70% 25% 4% 2% 524
Orthodox Christian 43% 48% 9% < 1% 120
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 25% 44% 25% 7% 3,541

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