Gender composition 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 gender

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

Religious tradition Men Women Sample Size
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Buddhist 51% 49% 235
Catholic 42% 58% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 40% 60% 2,912
Hindu 58% 42% 126
Historically Black Protestant 37% 63% 944
Jewish 49% 51% 726
Mainline Protestant 40% 60% 4,042
Mormon 39% 61% 225
Muslim 57% 43% 111
Orthodox Christian 48% 52% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 54% 46% 6,338

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