Views about homosexuality among women by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among women by views about homosexuality

% of women who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 89% 11% < 1% < 1% 126
Catholic 76% 17% 3% 4% 3,776
Evangelical Protestant 40% 51% 5% 4% 4,532
Historically Black Protestant 55% 36% 5% 4% 1,098
Jehovah's Witness 19% 73% 3% 5% 158
Jewish 85% 12% 2% 1% 419
Mainline Protestant 71% 20% 4% 4% 3,305
Mormon 41% 51% 6% 3% 317
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 88% 8% 2% 2% 3,085

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