GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

College Students And Religion Statistics And Trends in 2024

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"Students involved in campus religious groups often report higher levels of personal well-being."

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"College campuses with active religious organizations report lower levels of student alcohol and drug abuse."

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"College students are more likely to identify as "spiritual but not religious" compared to other age groups."

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"Around 20% of Jewish students face anti-Semitic incidents during their college years."

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"50% of college students consider religion to be "very important" in their lives."

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"Nearly 25% of college students participate in religious services during holidays."

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"80% of young adults who were regular religious attendees stopped attending by age 23."

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"44% of college students think that colleges should do more to support religious activities on campus."

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"57% of religiously affiliated students report feeling comfortable discussing their faith on campus."

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"Catholic students make up 23% of the total college student population."

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"38% of college students say they attend religious services at least once a month."

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"Approximately 32% of college students identify as religiously unaffiliated."

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"42% of college students say they prayed alone during the last month."

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"Only 10% of college students attend religious services weekly."

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"59% of college students reported attending a religious service at least once in the past year."

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"More than one-third of college students report having experienced a "spiritual struggle" during their college years."

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"Evangelical Protestant college students made up 17% of the population in 2019."

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"15% of college students identify as members of other non-Christian faiths (e.g., Buddhism, Hinduism, etc.)."

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"Muslims constitute about 3% of the college student demographic in the United States."

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"Religious belief among college students has seen an overall decline from 2000 to 2020."

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