Income distribution by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition by household income

% of adults who have a household income of…

Religious traditionLess than $30,000$30,000-$49,999$50,000-$99,999$100,000 or moreSample size
Evangelical Protestant35%22%28%14%7,462
Historically Black Protestant53%22%17%8%1,704
Jehovah's Witness48%25%22%4%208
Mainline Protestant29%20%28%23%5,208
Orthodox Christian18%17%36%29%155
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")33%20%26%21%6,790
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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