Views about government aid to the poor among Evangelical Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Evangelical Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about government aid to the poor

% of Evangelical Protestants who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong 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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Churches of Christ 48% 48% 2% 2% 161
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.) 55% 44% 1% < 1% 265
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod 63% 35% 1% 1% 184
Nondenominational evangelical 59% 39% 1% 1% 131
Southern Baptist Convention 58% 37% 4% 2% 543

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