Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never read scripture by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who seldom or never read scripture by views about homosexuality

% of adults who seldom or never read scripture who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 86% 10% 1% 3% 147
Catholic 77% 17% 3% 3% 3,807
Evangelical Protestant 57% 35% 4% 4% 1,462
Hindu 79% 15% 4% 1% 120
Historically Black Protestant 69% 23% 5% 3% 308
Jewish 90% 7% 2% < 1% 580
Mainline Protestant 74% 19% 4% 2% 2,641
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 86% 9% 2% 2% 6,116

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