Public Sees Religion’s Influence Waning

Rising Number Say Religion Losing Influence
September 22, 2014

Public Sees Religion’s Influence Waning

Growing Appetite for Religion in Politics

Nearly three-quarters of the public (72%) now thinks religion is losing influence in American life, up 5 percentage points from 2010 to the highest level in Pew Research polling over the past decade. And most people who say religion’s influence is waning see this as a bad thing.

Perhaps as a consequence, a growing share of the American public wants religion to play a role in U.S. politics. The share of Americans who say …read more

Source: Pew Research

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