Party affiliation among Mainline Protestants by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants by political party

% of Mainline Protestants who identify as…

Religious denominationRepublican/lean Rep.No leanDemocrat/lean Dem.Sample size
American Baptist Churches USA41%16%42%467
Anglican Church58%5%37%111
Episcopal Church39%12%49%494
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)43%10%47%641
Interdenominational (Mainline Trad.)37%12%50%139
Presbyterian Church (USA)44%10%47%428
United Church of Christ31%11%58%227
United Methodist Church54%11%35%1,637
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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