Research

Centers and Publications

 

The Institute for Humanist Studies

The Center for Atheist Research

 


 

Surveys and Polls

 

47% of LGBT adults identify as "not religious."

LGBT Population in U.S. Significantly Less Religious

Gallup, August 11, 2014

 

52% of Democrats, 29% of Republicans and 15% of Independents identify as "nonreligious Americans."

Religion Remains a Strong Marker of Political Identity in U.S.

Gallup,  July 28, 2014

Faith and Candidates

 

Just over half of Americans (53%) say they would be less likely to vote for someone who does not believe in God, while only 5% say this would make them more likely to support a candidate.

 

"A large majority of Protestants (71%) – including 82% of white evangelical Protestants – say they would be less likely to support a candidate who does not believe in God." 

 

"Catholics would view an absence of belief in God less negatively (48% less likely), while only about a quarter (24%) of the religiously unaffiliated say they would be less likely to favor a candidate who does not believe in God."

 

"And while 70% of Republicans say they would be less likely to support a candidate who does not believe in God, Democrats are more ambivalent: 42% say they would be less likely to support an atheist, while 49% say it wouldn’t matter to them."

 

Views of Presidential Traits: Positives and Negatives

Pew Reserach Center for People and the Press, May 19, 2014

 

 

The research shows that every subgroup of Americans  inflates their levels of religious participation.

I Know What You Did Last Sunday: Measuring Social Desirability Bias in Self-Reported Religious Behavior, Belief, and Identity

Public Religion Research Institute, May 17, 2014 

 

 

31% of Americans say "Yes, there is a lot of discrimination" against Atheists, up from 26% in 2009

A Shifting Landscape: A Decade of Change in American Attitudes about Same-Sex Marriage and LGBT Issues

Public Religion Research Institute, February 26, 2014  

 

Mississippi Most Religious State (61%), Vermont Least Religious (22%)

State of the States: Average religiousness of states

Gallup, February 3, 2014

Belief in God declined 8% in the past 8 years.

Americans' Belief in God, Miracles and Heaven Declines

Harris Poll, December 16, 2013

 

27% of Libertarians are religoiusly unaffiliated.

2013 American Values Survey 

Public Religion Research Institute, October 29, 2013  

 

Hispanic adults are significantly less Catholic and more religiously unaffiliated than they were as children.

2013 Hispanic Values Survey

Public Religion Research Institute, September 27, 2013

 

Two-thirds of Americans say houses of worship should not endorse political candidates.

Most Americans Oppose Political Endorsements from Churches

Pew Research Center, August 16, 2013

 

LGBT adults are less religious than the general public, with 48% having no religious affiliation and 17% identifying as atheist or agnostic.

A Survey of LGBT Americans: Attitudes, Experiences, and Values in Changing Times

Pew Reserach Center, June 13, 2013

 

Most Americans Say Religion is Losing Influence in the U.S.

Gallup, May 29, 2013

 

2012 Post-Election American Values Survey & 2012 Ohio Values Survey

Public Religion Research Institute, November 16, 2012  

 

Faith on the Hill: The Religious Composition of the 113th Congress

Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life, November 16, 2012  

 

2012 Pre-Election American Values Survey

Public Religion Research Institute, October 22, 2012  

 

"Nones" on the Rise: One-in-Five Adults Have No Religious Affiliation

Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life, October 9, 2012

 

2012 American Values Survey

Pew Center for the People & the Press, June, 4, 2012

 

A Generation in Transition: Religion, Values, and Politics among College-Age Millennials

Public Religion Research Institute, April 19, 2012  

 

Lobbying for the Faithful: Religious Advocacy Groups in Washington, D.C.

Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life, November 21, 2011

 

The Values and Beliefs of the American Public

Baylor Religion Survey, September 2011

 

Not All Nonbelievers Call Themselves Atheists

Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life, April 2, 2009

 

American Religious Identification Survey 2008

Barry A. Kosmin and Ariela Keysar, Trinity College, March, 2009

 

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