Frequent question: What percentage of the US goes to church?

How many people go to church every Sunday in the US?

In the Relationships in America survey, we find that 27 percent of Americans report attending church weekly (on average).

How often does the average person go to church?

According to a 2020 survey, 29 percent of Americans never attend church or synagogue, compared to 24 percent of Americans who attend every week. Despite only about a fifth of Americans attending church or synagogue on a weekly basis, almost 40 percent consider themselves to be very religious.

What percentage of the population is religious?

Adherents in 2020

Religion Adherents Percentage
Christianity 2.382 billion 31.11%
Islam 1.907 billion 24.9%
Secular/Nonreligious/Agnostic/Atheist 1.193 billion 15.58%
Hinduism 1.161 billion 15.16%

Which state has the largest church going population in USA?

U.S. states and D.C.

State or District Overall Religiosity Rank Attend Weekly Worship Services
Alabama 1 51%
Louisiana 4 46%
Kentucky 13 39%
Oregon 39 29%

What age group goes to church the most?

The biggest gap is between the oldest and youngest age groups. Sixty percent of people age 65 and older report attending religious services at least once a week; among 18 to 30-year-olds, just 28 percent go that often. Previous ABC News polls, similarly, have found that religious belief and practice increase with age.

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Where is Christianity growing the fastest?

Christianity has been estimated to be growing rapidly in South America, Africa, and Asia. In Africa, for instance, in 1900, there were only 8.7 million adherents of Christianity; now there are 390 million, and it is expected that by 2025 there will be 600 million Christians in Africa.