Age distribution among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by age group

% of who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who are ages…

Religious tradition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Buddhist 33% 32% 23% 13% 227
Catholic 22% 36% 28% 15% 3,951
Evangelical Protestant 29% 36% 25% 11% 2,203
Hindu 42% 52% 4% 1% 124
Historically Black Protestant 31% 35% 23% 10% 730
Jewish 21% 26% 27% 26% 677
Mainline Protestant 20% 32% 27% 21% 3,400
Mormon 17% 52% 20% 11% 152
Muslim 49% 38% 11% 2% 104
Orthodox Christian 33% 41% 21% 5% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 38% 37% 18% 7% 5,917

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