- Unaffiliated people make up just under a quarter of Democrats, but barely a tenth of Republicans.
- White evangelicals are a third of Republicans, less than a tenth of Democrats.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Religious Makeup of the Parties
Many posts here have dealt with religion and politics. The Pew Research Center has a new report showing that the number of Americans unaffiliated with any religion is on the rise. The report also contains fascinating data on the religious makeup of the parties.