Views about government aid to the poor among Evangelical Protestants who say they believe in God; absolutely certain by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Evangelical Protestants who say they believe in God; absolutely certain by views about government aid to the poor

% of Evangelical Protestants who say they believe in God; absolutely certain who say government aid to the poor…

Religious denomination Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Assemblies of God 55% 40% 2% 3% 421
Churches of Christ 50% 45% 3% 2% 414
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.) 56% 37% 4% 2% 722
Interdenominational (Evangelical Trad.) 47% 49% 4% < 1% 181
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod 64% 32% 2% 2% 377
Nondenominational charismatic 65% 31% 3% 1% 173
Nondenominational evangelical 65% 30% 4% 1% 629
Nondenominational fundamentalist 68% 28% 4% < 1% 100
Presbyterian Church in America 62% 35% 3% 1% 119
Seventh-day Adventist 33% 60% 5% 1% 149
Southern Baptist Convention 64% 32% 3% 2% 1,663

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