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Old 10-15-2010, 12:55 PM
 
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I didn't scan the entire Atheism board but didn't see any posts on statistics on Atheism. I am not sure if the government keeps track of the U.S. population's religious affiliations but I am interested if anyone knows where to look?

I'm interested in the percentage of atheist population in the U.S.'s big cities, along with different states. I've found from some Googling that Vermont apparently has the highest (self-report) percentage of atheists.

Any suggestions?
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Old 10-15-2010, 12:56 PM
 
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Try Googling for religious statistics by percentage.
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Old 10-15-2010, 03:11 PM
 
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http://livinginliminality.files.word...eport_2008.pdf

'Nones' now 15% of population - USATODAY.com

See how U.S. religious landscape has changed in nearly 2 decades - USATODAY.com

Hope this helps.
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Old 10-15-2010, 03:27 PM
 
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You can also try the Barna Group.
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Old 10-15-2010, 05:35 PM
 
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http://atheistempire.com/reference/stats/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographics_of_atheism

http://www.adherents.com/largecom/com_atheist.html from 2005

http://atheistpoint.com/resources/atheist-facts-statistics/

http://www.sachikospace.com/english/2010/08/atheism-vs-theism-the-statistics/

http://www.atheistempire.com/

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