Views about size of government among baby Boomers by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among baby Boomers by views about size of government

% of baby Boomers who would rather have…

Religious tradition Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 38% 52% 8% 2% 107
Catholic 52% 41% 4% 3% 2,905
Evangelical Protestant 67% 27% 3% 4% 3,416
Historically Black Protestant 21% 72% 2% 4% 749
Jewish 41% 52% 4% 3% 330
Mainline Protestant 60% 32% 4% 4% 2,435
Mormon 74% 21% 1% 4% 214
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 50% 42% 4% 4% 2,281

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