Views about government aid to the poor among 30-49 year olds by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among 30-49 year olds by views about government aid to the poor

% of 30-49 year olds who say government aid to the poor…

Religious tradition Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 45% 49% 4% 2% 1,763
Evangelical Protestant 58% 37% 4% 2% 2,168
Hindu 33% 60% 6% 2% 109
Historically Black Protestant 28% 67% 4% 1% 552
Jewish 28% 65% 4% 4% 165
Mainline Protestant 50% 44% 4% 2% 1,269
Mormon 67% 29% 3% 1% 223
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 37% 57% 4% 2% 2,371

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