Views about government aid to the poor among third generation immigrants or higher by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among third generation immigrants or higher by views about government aid to the poor

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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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Buddhist 16% 78% 6% < 1% 163
Catholic 50% 45% 3% 1% 4,670
Evangelical Protestant 58% 36% 4% 2% 7,359
Historically Black Protestant 27% 67% 4% 2% 1,697
Jehovah's Witness 26% 64% 4% 5% 170
Jewish 28% 68% 3% 1% 567
Mainline Protestant 49% 45% 4% 2% 5,296
Mormon 67% 29% 2% 2% 572
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 37% 58% 4% 2% 5,780

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