Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

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

Religious tradition 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
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Buddhist 21% 75% 4% < 1% 235
Catholic 26% 72% 1% 1% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 34% 64% 1% 1% 2,912
Hindu 22% 77% < 1% 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 23% 76% < 1% < 1% 944
Jewish 19% 79% 2% 1% 726
Mainline Protestant 26% 72% 1% 1% 4,042
Mormon 40% 60% 1% < 1% 225
Muslim 17% 82% 1% < 1% 111
Orthodox Christian 33% 63% 1% 3% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 19% 80% 1% 1% 6,338

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