A quarter of the state’s residents are evangelicals Christians, 13% identify as mainline Protestants, 2% with African-American Protestantism, 17% are Catholic, and 3% are in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, and 2% Jehovah’s Witnesses.
What are the top 3 religions in the US?
Roughly 48.9% of Americans are Protestants, 23.0% are Catholics, 1.8% are Mormons (members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints). Christianity was introduced during the period of European colonization. The United States has the world’s largest Christian population.
What is the most common religion in Washington DC?
According to data from 2000, over 50% of District residents identified as Christian; of these 28% of residents are Catholic, 9.1% are American Baptist, 6.8% are Southern Baptist, 1.3% are Eastern or Oriental Orthodox, and 13% are members of other Christian denominations.
How many Catholics live in Washington State?
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Seattle
|Archdiocese of Seattle Archidiœcesis Seattlensis|
|Area||64,269 km2 (24,814 sq mi)|
|Population – Total – Catholics (including non-members)||(as of 2016) 5,501,540 863,000 (15.7%)|
What religion was Thomas Jefferson?
Like other Founding Fathers, Jefferson was considered a Deist, subscribing to the liberal religious strand of Deism that values reason over revelation and rejects traditional Christian doctrines, including the Virgin Birth, original sin and the resurrection of Jesus.
What is the most religious state in America?
The figures ranged from 63% in Mississippi to 23% in Vermont. The most religious region of the United States is American Samoa (99.3% religious).
U.S. states and D.C.
|State or District||Alabama|
|Believe in God with Certainty||82%|
|Consider Religion Important||77%|
|Attend Weekly Worship Services||51%|