Views about homosexuality 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 views about homosexuality

% of who strongly favor or favor gay marriage who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 93% 4% 1% 2% 231
Catholic 92% 5% 2% 1% 4,011
Evangelical Protestant 86% 9% 3% 2% 2,227
Hindu 92% 7% < 1% < 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 86% 9% 4% 2% 740
Jewish 97% 2% 1% < 1% 689
Mainline Protestant 93% 4% 2% 1% 3,464
Mormon 83% 11% 6% 1% 155
Muslim 86% 9% 4% < 1% 105
Orthodox Christian 94% 4% 1% 1% 105
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 96% 2% 1% 1% 5,996

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