Views about size of government 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 size of government

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who would rather have…

Religious tradition Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 235. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 40% 51% 3% 6% 235
Catholic 44% 51% 3% 3% 4,929
Evangelical Protestant 53% 41% 3% 3% 2,912
Hindu 39% 57% 3% < 1% 126
Historically Black Protestant 20% 75% 2% 3% 944
Jewish 37% 57% 3% 3% 726
Mainline Protestant 54% 39% 4% 4% 4,042
Mormon 61% 34% 2% 2% 225
Muslim 24% 74% 1% < 1% 111
Orthodox Christian 61% 37% 2% < 1% 116
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 45% 48% 3% 4% 6,338

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