Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

% of adults who say religion is very important who identify as…

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Catholic 54% 4% 3% 38% 2% 4,162
Evangelical Protestant 75% 7% 2% 12% 5% 6,803
Historically Black Protestant 2% 95% < 1% 3% 1% 1,638
Jehovah's Witness 36% 25% 1% 33% 6% 221
Jewish 85% 5% 2% 6% 2% 275
Mainline Protestant 84% 5% 1% 6% 4% 3,262
Mormon 85% 1% 2% 8% 5% 552
Muslim 30% 40% 24% 3% 4% 151
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 24% 3% 24% 5% 800

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