From 2008 Pew Forum US Religious Landscape Survey http://religions.pewforum.org/pdf/report-religious-landscape-study-full.pdf

51.3% adult Americans are Protestant
[78.4% adult Americans are Christian]

 

 

 

 

26.3% adult Americans are part of Evangelical churches
18.1% adult Americans are part of Mainline churches
6.9% adult Americans are part of Historical Black Churches

 

From 2008 Pew Forum US Religious Landscape Survey http://religions.pewforum.org/pdf/report-religious-landscape-study-full.pdf

From 2008 Pew Forum US Religious Landscape Survey
http://religions.pewforum.org/pdf/report-religious-landscape-study-full.pdf

What evangelical, mainline and historical black churches are not clear cut in this survey.; these terms may overlap.  “[S]ome groups may appear within more than one tradition.” (101)

 

Numbers according to http://religions.pewforum.org/reports, Accessed Oct 23, 2014.
See also February 2008, U.S.Religious Landscape Survey Religious Affiliation: Diverse and Dynamic, Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life, page 5: http://religions.pewforum.org/pdf/report-religious-landscape-study-full.pdf

 

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