Young Americans Losing Their Religion: New Research Finds Number Who Claim No Church Has Risen SharplyQuicklink submitted by M. Wizard Permalink
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|Historically, the percentage of Americans who said they had no religious affiliation (pollsters refer to this group as the 'nones') has been very small -- hovering between 5 percent and 10 percent. However, Putnam says the percentage of 'nones' has now skyrocketed to between 30 percent and 40 percent among younger Americans.|
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