U.S. Religious Landscape Study, 2014

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(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

[ASK IF RAISED MORMON OR LATTER-DAY SAINTS (Q.J1-3):] And still thinking about how you were raised as a child, which of the following Mormon churches, if any, did you identify with most closely? The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Community of Christ, or some other church? [THOSE ANSWERING 'SOME OTHER' WERE ASKED TO SPECIFY; VERBATIM RESPONSES WERE RECORDED BY INTERVIEWERS AND BACK CODED BY PEW RESEARCH CENTER ANALYSTS]
  1) Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  2) Community of Christ
  3) Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL)
  94) Other/Not interpretable (VOL)
  97) Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL)
  99) Don't know/Refused (VOL)

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 93.9% 93.9%
Community of Christ 1.6% 95.5%
Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0% 95.5%
Other/Not interpretable (VOL) .7% 96.2%
Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 2.8% 99%
Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1% 100%
Total N = 693

Variable Comparisons

Sex (I-SEX)

Male Female TOTAL
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 94.2% 93.0% 93.6%
Community of Christ 1.6% 2.0% 1.8%
Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0.0% 1.3% 0.7%
Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 3.9% 2.0% 3.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL) 0.3% 1.7% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
693


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent No preference (VOL) Other party (VOL) TOTAL
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 98.0% 90.8% 91.0% 86.2% 100.0% 93.8%
Community of Christ 0.8% 1.1% 1.8% 6.9% 0.0% 1.5%
Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0.0% 4.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 0.8% 1.1% 5.9% 6.9% 0.0% 3.0%
Don't know/Refused (VOL) 0.4% 2.3% 1.4% 0.0% 0.0% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
679


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 20 to under $40,000 50 to under $75,000 75 to under $100,000 $100,000 or more TOTAL
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 88.3% 94.0% 96.6% 88.8% 95.4% 93.2%
Community of Christ 3.9% 0.0% 1.4% 2.8% 1.9% 1.8%
Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 3.7% 0.0% 0.7%
Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 5.2% 4.3% 1.4% 3.7% 1.9% 3.1%
Don't know/Refused (VOL) 2.6% 1.7% 0.7% 0.9% 0.9% 1.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
633


Education (I-EDUC)

High school incomplete or less than high school (no diploma) High school graduate (grade 12 with diploma or GED certificate) Some college, no degree (includes some community college) or two-year associate degree from a college or university Four-year college or university degree/Bachelor's degree (e.g., BS, BA, AB) Some postgraduate or professional school or postgraduate or professional degree, including master's, doctorate, medical or law degree (e.g., MA, MS, PhD, MD, JD, graduate school) TOTAL
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 78.9% 95.8% 93.4% 93.3% 97.1% 93.9%
Community of Christ 5.3% 0.7% 1.6% 2.5% 1.4% 1.6%
Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 15.8% 2.1% 3.1% 1.7% 1.4% 2.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL) 0.0% 1.4% 0.4% 2.5% 0.0% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
690


Age (I-AGE)

Age 29 or younger 30-39 40-49 50-59 Age 60 or older TOTAL
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 92.5% 96.1% 93.5% 92.9% 93.5% 93.7%
Community of Christ 1.7% 0.8% 0.0% 3.5% 4.3% 1.8%
Fundamentalist Mormon (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other/Not interpretable (VOL) 0.0% 0.0% 3.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Mormon not further specified (just a Mormon) (VOL) 4.6% 3.1% 1.6% 2.4% 1.1% 2.8%
Don't know/Refused (VOL) 1.2% 0.0% 1.6% 1.2% 1.1% 1.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
680



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