Fewer Christians identify meaning of Easter, Barna Report says

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The Barna Group has just published a new report, "Most Americans Consider Easter a Religious Holiday, But Fewer Correctly Identify its Meaning."  Of the adults polled, 67% consider Easter a religious holiday, while 42% tie the holiday with Jesus' resurrection. 

For the group Barna identifies as Mosaics (18-25), 58% consider Easter to be religous, while just 37% tie it with the resurrection of Jesus, which shows "the increasingly secular mindset of young adults."

 

 

Psychographics vs. Demographs -- Where do you fit in?

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Psychographics n. : Any attributes relating to personality, values, attitudes, interests, or lifestyles. 

As opposed to

Demographics n. : The characteristics of a population (for example, gender, age group, education...).

Pew Research Center has come up with a quiz asking, How Millennial Are You?  This generation has become more than a date-range of births and more of an attitude toward life, be you 17 or 70.


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