MCC Churches in Louisiana

  1. Our Churches in Louisiana
  2. Religious profile of Louisiana

    Louisiana is the 4th most religious state overall

    71% of adults in Louisiana are “highly religious,” based on an overall index

    71% (3rd) say religion is very important in their lives

    46% (6th) say they attend worship services at least weekly

    68% (4th) say they pray daily

    75% (6th) say they believe in God with absolute certainty

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    Quick Facts About LGBTQ Louisiana

    Total State Population: 4,659,978 (Census 2018)

    Total Adult Population: 3,564,062 (Census 2018)

    Total LGBTQ Adult Population: 139,000 (Gallup/Williams 2018) 

    % of Adults (18+) Who are LGBTQ: 3.9% (Gallup/Williams 2018)

    % of LGBTQ Adults (25+) Raising Children: 28% (Gallup/Williams 2018)


    Louisiana’s LGBTQ Policy Tally

    Sexual Orientation Policy Tally: 1/18.5 (LOW)

    Gender Identity Policy Tally: -3.5/20 (NEGATIVE)

    Overall Tally: -2.5/38.5 (NEGATIVE)

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