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Americans Think More Religion Would Make the Country a Better Place

Thursday, December 13, 2018

This holiday season, Americans think a little more religion would go a long way.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 50% of American Adults think America would be a better place if most people attended religious services on a regular basis, down just slightly from 53% who said the same in 2015.

Just nine percent (9%) think more religious attendance would make the country a worse place, while 31% think it would have no impact on America. Another 11% are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on December 10-11, 2018 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.

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