Belief in Heaven among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 21,598. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 65% 28% 7% 21,598
2007 67% 24% 9% 17,391

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Belief in Heaven among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by religious group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 235. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 46% 47% 7% 235
Catholic 83% 11% 5% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 89% 6% 5% 2,912
Hindu 49% 45% 6% 126
Historically Black Protestant 92% 5% 3% 944
Jewish 32% 57% 11% 726
Mainline Protestant 78% 14% 8% 4,042
Mormon 92% 5% 4% 225
Muslim 82% 14% 4% 111
Orthodox Christian 75% 13% 12% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 34% 58% 9% 6,338

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 13,070. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 26% 35% 25% 14% 13,070
Don't believe 31% 35% 21% 13% 6,568
Other/don't know 24% 32% 26% 18% 1,627

Generational cohort among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 13,070. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 17% 15% 29% 30% 9% 1% 13,070
Don't believe 19% 20% 27% 25% 8% 1% 6,568
Other/don't know 14% 17% 25% 31% 12% 1% 1,627

Gender composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 40% 60% 13,250
Don't believe 56% 44% 6,654
Other/don't know 47% 53% 1,694

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 13,133. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 63% 13% 3% 17% 4% 13,133
Don't believe 74% 4% 6% 12% 4% 6,567
Other/don't know 72% 6% 3% 14% 5% 1,647

Immigrant status among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 13,097. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 15% 11% 74% 13,097
Don't believe 15% 13% 72% 6,597
Other/don't know 12% 12% 76% 1,664

Income distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who have a household income of…

Belief in Heaven Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 11,739. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 37% 20% 26% 18% 11,739
Don't believe 24% 18% 29% 28% 6,054
Other/don't know 33% 19% 24% 24% 1,400

Educational distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 13,200. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 42% 33% 16% 10% 13,200
Don't believe 26% 29% 25% 19% 6,629
Other/don't know 32% 34% 20% 14% 1,677

Marital status among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 13,213. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 45% 9% 13% 6% 28% 13,213
Don't believe 43% 11% 11% 3% 32% 6,630
Other/don't know 45% 8% 13% 5% 29% 1,672

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 13,211. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 31% 69% 13,211
Don't believe 24% 76% 6,636
Other/don't know 26% 74% 1,685

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say they…

Belief in Heaven Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 68% 26% 4% 1% 1% 1% 13,250
Don't believe 17% 20% 13% 1% 45% 5% 6,654
Other/don't know 37% 29% 13% 1% 6% 14% 1,694

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say religion is…

Belief in Heaven Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 53% 34% 9% 3% < 1% 13,250
Don't believe 12% 19% 25% 44% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 28% 33% 23% 14% 2% 1,694

Attendance at religious services among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who attend religious services…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 31% 43% 25% < 1% 13,250
Don't believe 7% 26% 67% < 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 16% 35% 48% 1% 1,694

Frequency of prayer among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 57% 21% 7% 14% < 1% 13,250
Don't believe 16% 9% 6% 69% < 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 36% 16% 8% 36% 3% 1,694

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who attend prayer group…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 18% 11% 10% 61% < 1% 13,250
Don't believe 5% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 10% 5% 6% 77% 2% 1,694

Frequency of meditation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who meditate…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 37% 9% 4% 49% 1% 13,250
Don't believe 29% 11% 6% 53% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 35% 9% 5% 49% 3% 1,694

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 57% 17% 11% 13% 1% 13,250
Don't believe 40% 17% 11% 31% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 49% 15% 13% 21% 3% 1,694

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 42% 17% 14% 26% 1% 13,250
Don't believe 51% 17% 13% 19% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 52% 16% 10% 19% 3% 1,694

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in Heaven Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 27% 11% 52% 8% 2% 13,250
Don't believe 5% 21% 52% 20% 2% 6,654
Other/don't know 12% 19% 53% 10% 5% 1,694

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say…

Belief in Heaven There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 28% 71% 1% 1% 13,250
Don't believe 18% 80% 1% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 21% 75% 2% 2% 1,694

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who read scripture…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 29% 13% 10% 47% < 1% 13,250
Don't believe 7% 5% 7% 80% < 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 16% 8% 8% 65% 2% 1,694

Interpreting scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in Heaven Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 26% 37% 2% 28% 7% 13,250
Don't believe 3% 6% 1% 86% 5% 6,654
Other/don't know 8% 14% 2% 56% 20% 1,694

Belief in Hell among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 71% 24% 5% 13,250
Don't believe 4% 95% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 11% 31% 57% 1,694

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 34% 17% 49% 13,250
Don't believe 19% 16% 64% 6,654
Other/don't know 25% 25% 50% 1,694

Political ideology among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 30% 40% 24% 6% 13,250
Don't believe 12% 35% 49% 4% 6,654
Other/don't know 21% 39% 31% 10% 1,694

Views about size of government among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 46% 48% 2% 3% 13,250
Don't believe 44% 49% 4% 3% 6,654
Other/don't know 44% 40% 6% 9% 1,694

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in Heaven Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 42% 53% 3% 1% 13,250
Don't believe 29% 66% 3% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 34% 56% 6% 4% 1,694

Views about abortion among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say abortion should be…

Belief in Heaven Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 61% 36% 3% 13,250
Don't believe 85% 13% 2% 6,654
Other/don't know 72% 21% 7% 1,694

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 75% 19% 6% 13,250
Don't believe 92% 5% 3% 6,654
Other/don't know 80% 12% 8% 1,694

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say…

Belief in Heaven Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 35% 61% 2% 2% 13,250
Don't believe 20% 77% 2% 2% 6,654
Other/don't know 27% 64% 4% 5% 1,694

Views about human evolution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say humans…

Belief in Heaven Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 13,250. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 30% 35% 4% 29% 3% 13,250
Don't believe 78% 9% 3% 9% 1% 6,654
Other/don't know 49% 18% 12% 15% 7% 1,694