Muslim presidential candidate?
Sixty percent of Americans say they would support a qualified Muslim for president. While 69% of Catholics and 82% of atheists and agnostics feel this way, only 44% of Protestants say they would vote for a qualified Muslim as president.
Atheist presidential candidate?
A little over half, or 58%, of Americans say they would vote for a qualified atheist candidate for president. Ninety-one percent of self-identified atheists and agnostics feel this way. Among Catholics, 58% say they would vote for an Atheist, while only 47% of Protestants say they would do so.
Socialist presidential candidate?
Socialism is the one ideology a majority of Americans are still not ready to embrace, as only 47% of Americans say they would vote for a qualified socialist as president. That number dips to 28% among Protestants and 46% among Catholics. Among atheists and agnostics, 74% say they would vote for a socialist.