EPRS Admin By / October 28, 2021

7. House and senate – Religious – 2021_GW

Religious affiliation of Members of Congress

Religious affiliation of Members of Congress

Some 88 % of members of Congress consider themselves to be Christian, of whom over 55 % are Protestant (mostly Baptist and Methodist). Judaism, Mormonism, Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam are also represented in Congress. While only 0.2 % of Congressional members have no religious affiliation, 26 % of the US population do not identify with a specific faith.


Related Articles

Be the first to write a comment.

Leave a Reply