Generational cohort 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 generational group

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

Religious tradition Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Buddhist 21% 19% 24% 29% 6% < 1% 227
Catholic 14% 13% 30% 33% 9% 1% 3,951
Evangelical Protestant 18% 19% 28% 29% 7% < 1% 2,203
Hindu 16% 44% 35% 5% 1% < 1% 124
Historically Black Protestant 19% 18% 29% 26% 6% 1% 730
Jewish 13% 12% 22% 34% 16% 3% 677
Mainline Protestant 14% 12% 27% 33% 13% 1% 3,400
Mormon 8% 24% 38% 25% 6% < 1% 152
Muslim 34% 27% 27% 11% 1% < 1% 104
Orthodox Christian 24% 14% 35% 22% 4% 1% 100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 24% 23% 27% 21% 4% < 1% 5,917

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