Views about same-sex marriage among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,180. 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.
2014 42% 49% 9% 1,180

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 484. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 30% 33% 26% 11% 484
Oppose/strongly oppose 10% 34% 35% 21% 561
Don't know 10% 30% 44% 17% 113

Generational cohort among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 484. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 18% 16% 29% 30% 6% 1% 484
Oppose/strongly oppose 7% 8% 29% 40% 14% 1% 561
Don't know 6% 8% 26% 53% 8% < 1% 113

Gender composition among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 38% 62% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 62% 571
Don't know 51% 49% 121

Racial and ethnic composition among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor < 1% 97% < 1% 3% < 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose < 1% 99% < 1% 1% < 1% 571
Don't know < 1% 99% < 1% 1% < 1% 121

Immigrant status among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 476. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 4% 4% 92% 476
Oppose/strongly oppose 4% 1% 95% 558
Don't know < 1% 2% 98% 119

Income distribution among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who have a household income of…

Views about same-sex marriage Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 444. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 48% 23% 20% 9% 444
Oppose/strongly oppose 62% 19% 13% 6% 512

Educational distribution among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 54% 30% 10% 6% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 58% 29% 9% 3% 568
Don't know 59% 30% 6% 5% 118

Marital status among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 487. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 28% 7% 17% 7% 42% 487
Oppose/strongly oppose 28% 7% 22% 12% 32% 570
Don't know 33% 5% 16% 14% 32% 118

Parent of children under 18 among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 486. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 28% 72% 486
Oppose/strongly oppose 27% 73% 570
Don't know 27% 73% 120

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say they…

Views about same-sex marriage Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 83% 14% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 92% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 571
Don't know 85% 12% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 121

Importance of religion in one's life among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say religion is…

Views about same-sex marriage Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 78% 19% 2% < 1% < 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 92% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% 571
Don't know 83% 14% 1% < 1% 2% 121

Attendance at religious services among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who attend religious services…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 39% 48% 13% < 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 59% 32% 9% < 1% 571
Don't know 41% 47% 7% 5% 121

Frequency of prayer among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 74% 15% 6% 4% < 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 81% 13% 2% 3% 1% 571
Don't know 79% 4% 6% 8% 2% 121

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who attend prayer group…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 31% 15% 10% 44% < 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 52% 15% 10% 22% 1% 571
Don't know 31% 17% 9% 40% 3% 121

Frequency of meditation among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who meditate…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 44% 10% 4% 41% 2% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 58% 8% 4% 27% 2% 571
Don't know 59% 11% < 1% 25% 5% 121

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 70% 13% 9% 8% 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 75% 10% 6% 9% < 1% 571
Don't know 61% 17% 8% 9% 5% 121

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 42% 15% 12% 30% 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 40% 16% 11% 31% 1% 571
Don't know 43% 12% 8% 33% 4% 121

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about same-sex marriage Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 33% 6% 52% 7% 2% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 54% 6% 36% 3% 2% 571
Don't know 45% 4% 44% < 1% 7% 121

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say…

Views about same-sex marriage There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 21% 78% 1% < 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 29% 69% 1% 1% 571
Don't know 28% 70% 1% 1% 121

Frequency of reading scripture among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who read scripture…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 46% 16% 13% 24% 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 69% 13% 4% 14% 1% 571
Don't know 56% 13% 9% 19% 3% 121

Interpreting scripture among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say the holy scripture is…

Views about same-sex marriage Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 49% 27% 1% 16% 8% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 71% 18% 2% 4% 5% 571
Don't know 57% 15% 10% 8% 9% 121

Belief in Heaven among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 90% 7% 4% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 95% 2% 3% 571
Don't know 95% 1% 4% 121

Belief in Hell among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 73% 20% 7% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 86% 8% 6% 571
Don't know 75% 14% 12% 121

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 8% 5% 86% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 10% 8% 82% 571
Don't know 5% 13% 81% 121

Political ideology among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 30% 37% 28% 4% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 40% 33% 22% 5% 571
Don't know 31% 26% 33% 10% 121

Views about size of government among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who would rather have…

Views about same-sex marriage Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 23% 73% 1% 3% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 20% 75% 2% 3% 571
Don't know 19% 74% 3% 4% 121

Views about government aid to the poor among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say government aid to the poor…

Views about same-sex marriage Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 25% 71% 3% 1% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 26% 70% 2% 2% 571
Don't know 23% 60% 13% 4% 121

Views about abortion among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say abortion should be…

Views about same-sex marriage Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 69% 28% 3% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 48% 47% 6% 571
Don't know 44% 37% 20% 121

Views about homosexuality among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 86% 8% 4% 2% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 31% 63% 4% 2% 571
Don't know 44% 20% 19% 16% 121

Views about environmental regulation among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say…

Views about same-sex marriage Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 488. 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.
Strongly favor/favor 31% 66% 1% 2% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 55% 2% 4% 571
Don't know 42% 50% 2% 6% 121

Views about human evolution among baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about same-sex marriage

% of baptists in the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say humans…

Views about same-sex marriage Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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Strongly favor/favor 21% 37% 2% 37% 3% 488
Oppose/strongly oppose 14% 25% 2% 51% 7% 571
Don't know 9% 33% 12% 35% 11% 121