Views about government aid to the poor 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 views about government aid to the poor

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say government aid to the poor…

Religious tradition Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 19% 75% 5% 1% 235
Catholic 43% 52% 3% 1% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 47% 48% 3% 1% 2,912
Hindu 31% 62% 6% 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 26% 68% 4% 2% 944
Jewish 25% 71% 3% 1% 726
Mainline Protestant 42% 53% 3% 2% 4,042
Mormon 57% 40% 2% 1% 225
Muslim 23% 73% 2% 2% 111
Orthodox Christian 48% 47% 5% < 1% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 33% 62% 3% 2% 6,338

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