By Ian Goldstein
Updated September 03, 2015 at 01:13 PM EDT
Credit: ABC

Barack Obama is Christian, but that hasn’t stopped some U.S. citizens from believing he’s Muslim. (Fifty-four percent of Republicans, according to one recently released study.) On Wednesday night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, host Jimmy Kimmel polled Los Angeles pedestrians about Obama’s faith, and let his studio audience try and guess how each person would answer. Spoiler: The results were about split

“In our lives, Michelle [Obama] and I have been strengthened by our Christian faith,” Obama said in a speech earlier this year. “Still, as you may know, my faith has at times been questioned — by people who don’t know me — or they’ve said that I adhere to a different religion, as if that were somehow a bad thing.”

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