Importance of religion in one's life 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 importance of religion

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say religion is…

Religious tradition Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 235. 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 34% 38% 15% 11% 3% 235
Catholic 52% 36% 9% 3% < 1% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 65% 30% 4% 1% < 1% 2,912
Hindu 24% 53% 18% 5% < 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 80% 17% 2% 1% < 1% 944
Jewish 27% 40% 22% 11% < 1% 726
Mainline Protestant 46% 39% 12% 3% 1% 4,042
Mormon 67% 23% 8% 2% < 1% 225
Muslim 48% 34% 14% 3% 1% 111
Orthodox Christian 39% 44% 16% 1% < 1% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 21% 27% 42% 1% 6,338

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