Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Buddhist 48% 4% 29% 9% 9% 100
Catholic 79% 1% 2% 16% 2% 3,807
Evangelical Protestant 86% 3% 1% 6% 4% 5,780
Historically Black Protestant 6% 89% < 1% 4% 1% 454
Jewish 92% < 1% 1% 4% 2% 331
Mainline Protestant 92% 1% 1% 3% 3% 3,630
Mormon 92% < 1% < 1% 5% 3% 518
Orthodox Christian 86% 4% 4% 4% 2% 120
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 76% 5% 4% 10% 4% 3,467

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