Views about size of government among Mainline Protestants who say they believe in God; absolutely certain by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who say they believe in God; absolutely certain by views about size of government

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American Baptist Churches USA 42% 54% 1% 3% 379
Episcopal Church 59% 34% 4% 3% 279
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) 65% 27% 5% 3% 456
Presbyterian Church (USA) 57% 35% 2% 5% 294
United Church of Christ 43% 48% 4% 4% 132
United Methodist Church 69% 24% 3% 4% 1,165

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