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In the U.S., Rise in Religious “Nones” Slows in 2012

Gallup
Posted: January 10, 2013.
Published: January 10, 2013.

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The percentage of American adults who have no explicit religious identification averaged 17.8% in 2012, up from 14.6% in 2008.

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Numbers don’t look consistent with the recent Pew data, which generally gives numbers a little higher.

http://www.pewforum.org/unaffiliated/nones-on-the-rise.aspx

posted on January 11, 2013
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It was a pretty big sample. These results give all the more reason to “evangelize” on the virtues of rationality and scientifically skeptical thinking.

posted on January 28, 2013
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