Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,916. 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 51% 40% 6% 4% 1,916
2007 39% 46% 6% 8% 1,995

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 935. 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.
Should be accepted 26% 35% 28% 11% 935
Should be discouraged 13% 36% 31% 19% 767

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 935. 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.
Should be accepted 17% 15% 29% 31% 7% 1% 935
Should be discouraged 8% 12% 30% 36% 13% 1% 767

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 37% 63% 944
Should be discouraged 46% 54% 793
Neither/both equally 48% 52% 103

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 1% 95% < 1% 4% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 3% 93% < 1% 3% 1% 791
Neither/both equally 3% 95% < 1% 2% < 1% 103

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 930. 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.
Should be accepted 5% 4% 91% 930
Should be discouraged 9% 3% 89% 774

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 864. 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.
Should be accepted 52% 23% 17% 8% 864
Should be discouraged 56% 21% 16% 7% 694

Educational distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 942. 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.
Should be accepted 53% 31% 10% 6% 942
Should be discouraged 51% 36% 8% 5% 786
Neither/both equally 51% 30% 13% 6% 102

Marital status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 941. 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.
Should be accepted 27% 6% 18% 7% 43% 941
Should be discouraged 35% 6% 20% 11% 28% 790
Neither/both equally 34% 7% 16% 9% 33% 103

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 941. 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.
Should be accepted 30% 70% 941
Should be discouraged 30% 70% 789
Neither/both equally 28% 72% 102

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say they…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 87% 12% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 92% 6% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 793
Neither/both equally 91% 6% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 103

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 80% 17% 2% 1% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 92% 6% < 1% 1% < 1% 793
Neither/both equally 89% 9% < 1% 2% < 1% 103

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 44% 44% 11% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 65% 26% 8% < 1% 793
Neither/both equally 55% 39% 6% 1% 103

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who pray…

Views about homosexuality At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 77% 14% 3% 5% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 83% 10% 4% 2% 1% 793
Neither/both equally 86% 7% 2% 4% 1% 103

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 33% 16% 11% 41% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 59% 13% 7% 20% 1% 793
Neither/both equally 47% 14% 7% 31% 1% 103

Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who meditate…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 47% 9% 4% 39% 1% 944
Should be discouraged 66% 6% 3% 22% 3% 793
Neither/both equally 57% 10% 1% 31% 1% 103

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 70% 14% 7% 8% 1% 944
Should be discouraged 77% 9% 6% 7% 1% 793
Neither/both equally 73% 11% 9% 6% < 1% 103

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 40% 17% 11% 32% 1% 944
Should be discouraged 45% 15% 11% 25% 3% 793
Neither/both equally 47% 13% 8% 31% 1% 103

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 36% 6% 50% 6% 2% 944
Should be discouraged 60% 6% 29% 3% 2% 793
Neither/both equally 47% 2% 44% 1% 6% 103

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 23% 76% < 1% < 1% 944
Should be discouraged 37% 61% 1% 1% 793
Neither/both equally 32% 60% 6% 2% 103

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who read scripture…

Views about homosexuality At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 50% 17% 9% 24% 1% 944
Should be discouraged 72% 11% 6% 10% 1% 793
Neither/both equally 70% 7% 7% 17% < 1% 103

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality 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 = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 53% 28% 2% 12% 5% 944
Should be discouraged 69% 19% 3% 5% 5% 793
Neither/both equally 51% 18% 7% 8% 15% 103

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 92% 5% 3% 944
Should be discouraged 94% 3% 3% 793
Neither/both equally 95% 2% 3% 103

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 77% 16% 7% 944
Should be discouraged 89% 6% 5% 793
Neither/both equally 83% 10% 7% 103

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 9% 8% 84% 944
Should be discouraged 12% 10% 77% 793
Neither/both equally 16% 16% 67% 103

Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 32% 35% 26% 6% 944
Should be discouraged 41% 31% 22% 6% 793
Neither/both equally 39% 26% 26% 8% 103

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 20% 75% 2% 3% 944
Should be discouraged 27% 67% 2% 3% 793
Neither/both equally 28% 56% 8% 7% 103

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 26% 68% 4% 2% 944
Should be discouraged 28% 66% 4% 2% 793
Neither/both equally 32% 57% 8% 3% 103

Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 64% 32% 4% 944
Should be discouraged 38% 57% 5% 793
Neither/both equally 50% 36% 14% 103

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

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

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 66% 27% 6% 944
Should be discouraged 9% 87% 4% 793
Neither/both equally 29% 36% 35% 103

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say…

Views about homosexuality 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 = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 38% 60% 1% 2% 944
Should be discouraged 36% 57% 2% 5% 793
Neither/both equally 29% 52% 12% 7% 103

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about homosexuality

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say humans…

Views about homosexuality 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
Sample size = 944. 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.
Should be accepted 19% 35% 2% 41% 3% 944
Should be discouraged 13% 28% 3% 51% 7% 793
Neither/both equally 16% 17% 7% 46% 14% 103