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

% of immigrants who say religion is…

Religious traditionVery importantSomewhat importantNot too importantNot at all importantDon't knowSample size
Catholic68%26%4%2%< 1%1,429
Evangelical Protestant82%14%1%1%2%603
Hindu26%51%17%6%< 1%171
Historically Black Protestant88%9%< 1%3%< 1%112
Mainline Protestant58%27%9%5%1%317
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")21%20%24%35%1%810
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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