Views about government aid to the poor among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by views about government aid to the poor

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 35% 59% 4% 2% 1,812
Evangelical Protestant 41% 52% 5% 2% 2,370
Historically Black Protestant 23% 72% 3% 3% 791
Jehovah's Witness 28% 66% 3% 4% 102
Mainline Protestant 37% 55% 5% 3% 1,208
Mormon 47% 47% 5% 1% 131
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 32% 62% 4% 2% 1,852

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