Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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

Religious tradition White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Buddhist 49% 4% 28% 12% 8% 229
Catholic 58% 2% 3% 35% 2% 3,971
Evangelical Protestant 72% 7% 3% 12% 6% 2,208
Hindu 4% 1% 92% 1% 2% 125
Historically Black Protestant 1% 94% < 1% 4% 1% 740
Jewish 93% 1% 1% 3% 2% 683
Mainline Protestant 86% 3% 1% 5% 4% 3,435
Mormon 78% < 1% 3% 12% 7% 154
Muslim 43% 17% 33% 6% 1% 104
Orthodox Christian 85% 6% 1% 6% 1% 104
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 72% 7% 5% 12% 4% 5,916

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