Party affiliation 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 political party

% of who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who identify as…

Religious tradition Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Buddhist 15% 11% 73% 231
Catholic 31% 18% 51% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 39% 17% 44% 2,227
Hindu 9% 18% 73% 126
Historically Black Protestant 8% 7% 85% 740
Jewish 17% 7% 76% 689
Mainline Protestant 33% 15% 52% 3,464
Mormon 44% 14% 42% 155
Muslim 14% 20% 66% 105
Orthodox Christian 29% 17% 54% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 20% 60% 5,996

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