Views about government aid to the poor among Evangelical Protestants by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Evangelical Protestants by views about government aid to the poor

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 53% 42% 2% 2% 460
Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee) 51% 48% 1% 1% 111
Church of the Nazarene 60% 35% 4% 1% 101
Churches of Christ 48% 47% 3% 2% 498
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.) 58% 36% 4% 2% 825
Interdenominational (Evangelical Trad.) 46% 50% 4% < 1% 206
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod 62% 35% 2% 2% 459
Nondenominational charismatic 63% 31% 4% 1% 187
Nondenominational evangelical 63% 31% 4% 1% 684
Nondenominational fundamentalist 68% 28% 4% < 1% 107
Presbyterian Church in America 61% 35% 3% 1% 158
Seventh-day Adventist 34% 59% 5% 2% 165
Southern Baptist Convention 62% 33% 3% 2% 1,845

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