A new poll released by Rasmussen Reports says that 64% of Americans believe that Jesus Christ rose from the dead, down from 77% just a year ago.
According to CNSNews.com, Rasmussen released a similar poll on April 7th, 2012 that stated 77% of Americans believed the resurrection of Christ really happened.
The polls show a 13 percentage point drop in the number of Americans who believe that Christ rose from the dead.
This year's Rasmussen Reports poll also stated that 19% of Americans reject the resurrection, while 17% are not sure.
The poll results were based on a survey of 1,000 adults, conducted on March 23-24, 2013.