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CONSUMER FACTS
Most people think all Hispanics in the US are Catholics. Broad generalizations are usually wrong. According to the most recent Simmons Experian 2010 data, only 62% of Hispanics prefer Catholicism. In fact, 12% has not religion preference. By country of origin, most secular Hispanics are found among Cuban-Americans (16%) and most Catholics among Mexican-Americans (67%).
 
Compared to the general population in the US, Hispanics are 2 ½ times more likely to be Catholics, so it is not surprising that Hispanics are considered Catholics by default.
 
A 2006 Religion…

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