The Shifting Religious Identity of Latinos in the United States (Pew Research Religion & Public Life, 7 May 2014)
The Pew Research Center’s 2013 National Survey of Latinos and Religion finds that a majority (55%) of the nation’s estimated 35.4 million Latino adults – or about 19.6 million Latinos – identify as Catholic today. 1 About 22% are Protestant (including 16% who describe themselves as born-again or evangelical) and 18% are religiously unaffiliated.
Links to the Report:
- The Shifting Religious Identity of Latinos in the United States
- Complete Report (PDF)
- Religious Switching Among Hispanics
- Hispanic Millennials are less religious than older U.S. Hispanics
- U.S. Hispanics: Religious, Social and Political Differences
- Fewer Hispanics are Catholics, so how can more Catholics be Hispanics?
- Nothing New Under the (Pew) Sun, by Arlene Sanchéz-Walsh (Patheos, 9 May 2014)
- Even as U.S. Hispanics Lift Catholicism, Many Are Leaving the Church Behind (New York Times, 7 May 2014)
- The Invention of Hispanics