Importance of religion in one's life among republicans and Republican leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among republicans and Republican leaners by importance of religion

% of republicans and Republican leaners who say religion is…

Religious traditionVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Catholic58%32%8%2%< 1%2,926
Evangelical Protestant83%15%2%1%< 1%5,056
Historically Black Protestant84%10%2%3%1%175
Jewish51%28%16%4%< 1%200
Mainline Protestant56%34%8%2%< 1%2,750
Mormon88%10%2%< 1%< 1%481
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")13%25%29%32%1%1,734
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