ACN Poll of US Catholics Measures Concerns on Key Issues
Forty percent of US Catholics believe that Christian persecution around the world is “severe.” Four-in-ten Catholics say that half or more of religiously-based attacks around the world are directed at Christians.
However, US Catholics say they are less concerned about Christian persecution than about human trafficking, poverty, climate change, and the global refugee crisis.
A nationwide poll examining the views on global Christian persecution on US Catholics was conducted by Aid to the Church in Need-USA/McLaughlin & Associates. Results were released March 1, 2018. The survey aimed to measure:
The extent to which American Catholics are aware of Christian persecution around the world;