Views about size of government among Evangelical Protestants who are ages 65+ by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Evangelical Protestants who are ages 65+ by views about size of government

% of Evangelical Protestants who are ages 65+ who would rather have…

Religious denominationSmaller government; fewer servicesBigger government; more servicesDependsDon't knowSample size
Assemblies of God57%31%2%10%145
Churches of Christ65%26%2%7%151
Independent Baptist (Evangelical Trad.)70%23%3%5%212
Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod75%19%3%3%180
Nondenominational evangelical85%14%< 1%1%107
Southern Baptist Convention74%20%2%4%643
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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