Major New Survey Explores the Shifting Religious Identity of Latinos in the United States

Nearly One-in-Four Latinos Are Former Catholics

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Washington, May 7, 2014 — Although most Hispanics in the United States continue to belong to the Roman Catholic Church, the Catholic share of the Hispanic population is declining, while rising numbers of Hispanics say they are Protestant or unaffiliated with any religion. Indeed, nearly one-in-four Hispanic adults (24%) are now former Catholics, according to […]


Katherine Ritchey

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