Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,485. 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 78% 16% 3% 3% 10,485
2007 66% 24% 5% 5% 8,946

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Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services seldom or never by religious group

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 107. 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 86% 9% 3% 2% 107
Catholic 76% 17% 3% 4% 1,326
Evangelical Protestant 51% 40% 5% 4% 995
Historically Black Protestant 59% 34% 3% 4% 181
Jewish 85% 10% 3% 1% 270
Mainline Protestant 70% 20% 6% 4% 1,340
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 86% 10% 2% 2% 5,580

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 8,161. 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 29% 36% 23% 13% 8,161
Should be discouraged 14% 32% 30% 25% 1,572
Neither/both equally 14% 39% 30% 18% 314
Don't know 11% 35% 30% 24% 275

Generational cohort among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 8,161. 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 18% 19% 28% 27% 7% 1% 8,161
Should be discouraged 7% 12% 27% 36% 16% 2% 1,572
Neither/both equally 6% 14% 32% 35% 11% 1% 314
Don't know 6% 10% 30% 34% 17% 3% 275

Gender composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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% 48% 8,267
Should be discouraged 69% 31% 1,609
Neither/both equally 70% 30% 324
Don't know 61% 39% 285

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 8,168. 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 74% 6% 4% 12% 4% 8,168
Should be discouraged 68% 11% 3% 14% 4% 1,585
Neither/both equally 71% 8% 1% 16% 4% 313
Don't know 66% 8% 3% 14% 8% 269

Immigrant status among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 8,183. 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 12% 12% 76% 8,183
Should be discouraged 13% 7% 80% 1,573
Neither/both equally 11% 9% 80% 315
Don't know 14% 12% 74% 273

Income distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 7,425. 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% 20% 27% 21% 7,425
Should be discouraged 45% 22% 21% 12% 1,372
Neither/both equally 44% 21% 21% 15% 266
Don't know 41% 25% 19% 15% 208

Educational distribution among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 8,234. 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% 33% 19% 12% 8,234
Should be discouraged 60% 28% 7% 5% 1,594
Neither/both equally 54% 30% 12% 4% 321
Don't know 56% 32% 7% 4% 282

Marital status among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 8,242. 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% 12% 13% 4% 31% 8,242
Should be discouraged 41% 7% 17% 10% 25% 1,594
Neither/both equally 38% 11% 20% 10% 20% 323
Don't know 42% 8% 16% 11% 24% 275

Parent of children under 18 among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 8,251. 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 25% 75% 8,251
Should be discouraged 22% 78% 1,604
Neither/both equally 18% 82% 323
Don't know 25% 75% 282

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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% 25% 11% 1% 29% 5% 8,267
Should be discouraged 59% 21% 7% 1% 9% 3% 1,609
Neither/both equally 50% 21% 7% 3% 14% 6% 324
Don't know 56% 21% 7% 3% 8% 5% 285

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 15% 25% 25% 35% 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 40% 29% 15% 15% 1% 1,609
Neither/both equally 29% 31% 12% 24% 3% 324
Don't know 32% 31% 18% 16% 3% 285

Frequency of prayer among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who pray…

Views about homosexuality At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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 22% 12% 7% 58% 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 45% 14% 7% 33% 1% 1,609
Neither/both equally 34% 13% 6% 44% 2% 324
Don't know 39% 17% 8% 32% 3% 285

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 2% 1% 2% 95% < 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 10% 3% 3% 84% < 1% 1,609
Neither/both equally 6% 2% 4% 88% < 1% 324
Don't know 7% 2% 2% 87% 1% 285

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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% 9% 5% 59% 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 31% 6% 4% 57% 2% 1,609
Neither/both equally 30% 7% 3% 59% 1% 324
Don't know 37% 7% 4% 48% 4% 285

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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% 16% 11% 31% 2% 8,267
Should be discouraged 45% 12% 10% 32% 1% 1,609
Neither/both equally 46% 13% 7% 31% 3% 324
Don't know 44% 11% 13% 27% 4% 285

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 45% 16% 14% 25% 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 41% 12% 11% 33% 2% 1,609
Neither/both equally 44% 10% 11% 33% 2% 324
Don't know 45% 11% 11% 30% 4% 285

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 6% 17% 59% 16% 2% 8,267
Should be discouraged 27% 7% 54% 10% 2% 1,609
Neither/both equally 16% 12% 60% 8% 4% 324
Don't know 21% 5% 54% 10% 9% 285

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 21% 78% 1% 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 33% 64% 1% 2% 1,609
Neither/both equally 23% 69% 6% 2% 324
Don't know 26% 64% 3% 7% 285

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 7% 5% 5% 83% < 1% 8,267
Should be discouraged 21% 7% 7% 64% 1% 1,609
Neither/both equally 13% 6% 9% 71% 1% 324
Don't know 17% 7% 9% 67% < 1% 285

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 8% 14% 1% 71% 7% 8,267
Should be discouraged 35% 23% 3% 32% 7% 1,609
Neither/both equally 17% 20% 5% 41% 17% 324
Don't know 22% 19% 8% 35% 16% 285

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in heaven

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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 43% 49% 9% 8,267
Should be discouraged 70% 22% 8% 1,609
Neither/both equally 54% 28% 17% 324
Don't know 61% 23% 16% 285

Belief in Hell among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …in hell

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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 31% 61% 8% 8,267
Should be discouraged 59% 32% 8% 1,609
Neither/both equally 46% 38% 16% 324
Don't know 42% 36% 22% 285

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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 25% 20% 56% 8,267
Should be discouraged 44% 22% 34% 1,609
Neither/both equally 36% 32% 32% 324
Don't know 33% 37% 30% 285

Political ideology among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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 18% 36% 40% 7% 8,267
Should be discouraged 45% 26% 19% 9% 1,609
Neither/both equally 35% 30% 18% 17% 324
Don't know 35% 29% 19% 17% 285

Views about size of government among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who would rather have…

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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% 46% 3% 4% 8,267
Should be discouraged 60% 33% 2% 5% 1,609
Neither/both equally 57% 26% 7% 10% 324
Don't know 47% 31% 6% 16% 285

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 35% 59% 4% 2% 8,267
Should be discouraged 55% 39% 4% 2% 1,609
Neither/both equally 49% 33% 13% 5% 324
Don't know 43% 43% 4% 10% 285

Views about abortion among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 78% 19% 3% 8,267
Should be discouraged 45% 50% 5% 1,609
Neither/both equally 42% 36% 22% 324
Don't know 45% 31% 24% 285

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,267. 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 88% 8% 4% 8,267
Should be discouraged 13% 81% 6% 1,609
Neither/both equally 30% 31% 38% 324
Don't know 22% 30% 48% 285

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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% 69% 2% 2% 8,267
Should be discouraged 51% 43% 2% 4% 1,609
Neither/both equally 41% 45% 7% 7% 324
Don't know 40% 40% 5% 14% 285

Views about human evolution among adults who attend services seldom or never by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services seldom or never 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 = 8,267. 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 63% 17% 4% 13% 2% 8,267
Should be discouraged 26% 23% 4% 40% 6% 1,609
Neither/both equally 31% 24% 8% 23% 14% 324
Don't know 28% 20% 10% 26% 17% 285