fewer americans consider themselves christians

By January 2, 2010Church

The Gallup organization released these numbers just before Christmas: 78% of Americans identify themselves as Christian.

In 1948, 91% of Americans identified with a Christian faith. Twenty years ago, in 1989, 82% of Americans identified as Christian. Ten years ago, it was 84%. This year, as noted, 78% of all American adults identify with a Christian faith.  To read the entire article, click here.