Gender composition 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 gender

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

Religious tradition Men Women Sample Size
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Buddhist 50% 50% 231
Catholic 42% 58% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 40% 60% 2,227
Hindu 61% 39% 126
Historically Black Protestant 37% 63% 740
Jewish 50% 50% 689
Mainline Protestant 40% 60% 3,464
Mormon 38% 62% 155
Muslim 58% 42% 105
Orthodox Christian 45% 55% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 54% 46% 5,996

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