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In America, Does More Education Equal Less Religion?


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Primary Researchers

Claire Gecewicz, Research Assistant Gregory A. Smith, Associate Director of Research

 Research Team

Alan Cooperman, Director of Religion Research Jessica Hamar Martínez, Senior Researcher Besheer Mohamed, Senior Researcher Becka A. Alper, Research Associate Elizabeth Podrebarac Sciupac, Research Associate                             

Editorial and Graphic Design

Michael Lipka, Senior Editor Aleksandra Sandstrom, Copy Editor Diana Yoo, Art Director Bill Webster, Information Graphics Designer           

Communications and Web Publishing

Stacy Rosenberg, Senior Digital Manager Travis Mitchell, Digital Producer Anna Schiller, Communications Manager

Others at Pew Research Center who contributed to this report include Michael Dimock, Claudia Deane and Conrad Hackett.

Pew Research Center also received valuable feedback on this report from Philip Schwadel, professor of sociology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

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