Parent of children under 18 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 parental status

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

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Buddhist 16% 84% 234
Catholic 31% 69% 4,913
Evangelical Protestant 33% 67% 2,907
Hindu 30% 70% 126
Historically Black Protestant 30% 70% 941
Jewish 24% 76% 724
Mainline Protestant 28% 72% 4,028
Mormon 42% 58% 225
Muslim 33% 67% 111
Orthodox Christian 30% 70% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 74% 6,320

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