Belief in Heaven 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 belief in heaven

% of who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 45% 47% 8% 231
Catholic 83% 12% 5% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 89% 6% 5% 2,227
Hindu 48% 46% 5% 126
Historically Black Protestant 91% 6% 3% 740
Jewish 31% 58% 11% 689
Mainline Protestant 76% 16% 9% 3,464
Mormon 89% 6% 5% 155
Muslim 81% 12% 7% 105
Orthodox Christian 74% 14% 12% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 31% 60% 9% 5,996

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