Generational cohort 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 generational group

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

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 230. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 26% 17% 24% 27% 7% < 1% 230
Catholic 13% 12% 29% 35% 11% 1% 4,859
Evangelical Protestant 15% 16% 29% 30% 8% 1% 2,881
Hindu 15% 44% 35% 3% 2% < 1% 125
Historically Black Protestant 17% 15% 29% 31% 7% 1% 935
Jewish 13% 12% 23% 34% 16% 3% 709
Mainline Protestant 13% 12% 26% 34% 14% 1% 3,967
Mormon 13% 19% 34% 27% 8% < 1% 222
Muslim 37% 20% 28% 14% 1% < 1% 110
Orthodox Christian 23% 16% 33% 23% 5% 1% 112
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 22% 27% 21% 5% < 1% 6,250

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