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

% of married adults who would rather have…

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Buddhist 44% 47% 3% 6% 103
Catholic 54% 40% 3% 3% 3,810
Evangelical Protestant 73% 21% 3% 3% 4,853
Hindu 40% 58% 1% 1% 131
Historically Black Protestant 27% 65% 3% 5% 626
Jehovah's Witness 34% 42% 3% 21% 124
Jewish 43% 51% 4% 2% 498
Mainline Protestant 66% 28% 3% 3% 3,444
Mormon 83% 14% 1% 2% 454
Muslim 24% 72% 3% 1% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 50% 42% 4% 4% 3,150

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