Understanding through Discussion

Welcome! You are not logged in. [ Login ]
EvC Forum active members: 90 (8846 total)
Current session began: 
Page Loaded: 07-15-2018 4:56 PM
273 online now:
Faith, PaulK, ringo, Tanypteryx, xongsmith (5 members, 268 visitors)
Chatting now:  Chat room empty
Newest Member: MrTim
Upcoming Birthdays: Theodoric
Post Volume:
Total: 835,083 Year: 9,906/29,783 Month: 570/1,583 Week: 39/291 Day: 39/17 Hour: 8/0

Thread  Details

Email This Thread
Newer Topic | Older Topic
Author Topic:   New Pew study on religious groups and their political leanings.
Posts: 1111
Joined: 12-22-2015

Message 1 of 2 (787440)
07-13-2016 2:08 PM


It is interesting because Catholics lean 44 to 37 toward the Democrats despite the strongly anti-abortion and anti same sax marriage equality stand of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

All evangelical groups lean toward the Republicans by double-digit margins except the 7th Day Adventists and Jehovah's Witness, which lean Democratic by double digits. The Mormons are the most Republican leaning group.

All 7 non-Christian groups favor the Democrats by at least a 38 point margin.


Any interesting background information from anybody here?


Clues as to why this is as it is?

Has it always been this way?

Posts: 1863
From: Denver,Colorado USA
Joined: 12-03-2004

Message 2 of 2 (787442)
07-14-2016 1:45 AM

Briefly Comment On The Information In The Link
Thread copied here from the New Pew study on religious groups and their political leanings. thread in the Proposed New Topics forum.

Any interesting background information from anybody here?

Lets keep responses brief. This is basically a topic derived from a bare link.

Edited by AdminPhat, : clarification

Newer Topic | Older Topic
Jump to:

Copyright 2001-2015 by EvC Forum, All Rights Reserved

™ Version 4.0 Beta
Innovative software from Qwixotic © 2018