Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Survey year Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 21,904. 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 50% 41% 5% 4% 21,904
2007 42% 47% 6% 6% 25,667

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Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by religious group

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 66% 26% 4% 4% 4,775
Evangelical Protestant 33% 59% 5% 4% 7,594
Historically Black Protestant 50% 41% 6% 4% 1,694
Jehovah's Witness 14% 78% 4% 3% 221
Jewish 60% 35% 4% 1% 277
Mainline Protestant 60% 31% 5% 4% 3,989
Mormon 32% 61% 4% 3% 576
Muslim 39% 54% 3% 4% 192
Orthodox Christian 49% 40% 5% 5% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 69% 23% 4% 4% 1,805

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are ages…

Views about homosexuality 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,716. 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% 35% 27% 15% 10,716
Should be discouraged 13% 32% 31% 24% 8,912
Neither/both equally 14% 37% 30% 19% 986
Don't know 12% 36% 28% 24% 810

Generational cohort among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about homosexuality Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,716. 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 14% 14% 29% 32% 10% 1% 10,716
Should be discouraged 8% 10% 26% 37% 17% 2% 8,912
Neither/both equally 7% 12% 31% 35% 13% 1% 986
Don't know 6% 11% 31% 32% 18% 2% 810

Gender composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about homosexuality Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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% 10,870
Should be discouraged 51% 49% 9,142
Neither/both equally 47% 53% 1,021
Don't know 42% 58% 871

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Views about homosexuality White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,742. 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 62% 15% 3% 17% 4% 10,742
Should be discouraged 68% 16% 3% 10% 4% 9,011
Neither/both equally 62% 16% 1% 17% 4% 990
Don't know 63% 14% 3% 15% 6% 816

Immigrant status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about homosexuality Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,749. 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 14% 11% 76% 10,749
Should be discouraged 12% 7% 81% 9,021
Neither/both equally 13% 8% 78% 999
Don't know 17% 10% 73% 845

Income distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 9,602. 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% 21% 25% 17% 9,602
Should be discouraged 37% 22% 28% 14% 7,795
Neither/both equally 34% 21% 28% 16% 844
Don't know 41% 21% 23% 15% 629

Educational distribution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who have completed…

Views about homosexuality High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 10,819. 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% 33% 16% 10% 10,819
Should be discouraged 47% 32% 14% 7% 9,084
Neither/both equally 41% 35% 15% 9% 1,012
Don't know 46% 32% 14% 8% 857

Marital status among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about homosexuality Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 10,839. 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 46% 8% 15% 6% 25% 10,839
Should be discouraged 58% 3% 13% 9% 17% 9,103
Neither/both equally 53% 7% 14% 9% 18% 1,013
Don't know 53% 5% 13% 10% 19% 849

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about homosexuality Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,842. 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% 69% 10,842
Should be discouraged 29% 71% 9,101
Neither/both equally 30% 70% 1,016
Don't know 32% 68% 860

BeliefsandPractices

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 28% 5% 3% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 87% 10% 2% 1% < 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 78% 16% 1% 3% 2% 1,021
Don't know 77% 16% 3% 2% 2% 871

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 41% 23% < 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 65% 23% 11% 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 53% 30% 16% 1% 1,021
Don't know 49% 28% 21% 3% 871

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who pray…

Views about homosexuality At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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% 20% 5% 9% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 83% 11% 2% 3% 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 78% 12% 2% 7% 1% 1,021
Don't know 76% 13% 4% 4% 3% 871

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 11% 10% 56% < 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 50% 12% 9% 28% 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 39% 11% 9% 40% 1% 1,021
Don't know 34% 10% 11% 43% 2% 871

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 9% 4% 43% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 54% 6% 3% 34% 2% 9,142
Neither/both equally 51% 6% 3% 37% 3% 1,021
Don't know 50% 6% 3% 35% 6% 871

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 16% 9% 9% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 77% 10% 5% 6% 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 74% 12% 6% 6% 2% 1,021
Don't know 73% 9% 7% 7% 3% 871

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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 46% 16% 12% 25% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 48% 15% 10% 24% 2% 9,142
Neither/both equally 47% 13% 12% 25% 2% 1,021
Don't know 47% 12% 9% 27% 5% 871

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 10% 49% 6% 2% 10,870
Should be discouraged 65% 4% 26% 3% 2% 9,142
Neither/both equally 50% 6% 34% 4% 6% 1,021
Don't know 48% 4% 36% 4% 8% 871

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 69% 1% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 53% 44% 1% 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 38% 55% 5% 2% 1,021
Don't know 40% 53% 3% 4% 871

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 14% 10% 40% 1% 10,870
Should be discouraged 67% 10% 6% 16% 1% 9,142
Neither/both equally 54% 11% 8% 25% 2% 1,021
Don't know 52% 10% 8% 28% 2% 871

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 38% 2% 23% 7% 10,870
Should be discouraged 60% 26% 4% 5% 4% 9,142
Neither/both equally 39% 29% 7% 10% 14% 1,021
Don't know 43% 26% 10% 9% 12% 871

Belief in Heaven among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in heaven

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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 86% 9% 5% 10,870
Should be discouraged 89% 6% 6% 9,142
Neither/both equally 84% 6% 10% 1,021
Don't know 84% 6% 10% 871

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …in hell

Views about homosexuality Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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% 7% 10,870
Should be discouraged 82% 12% 6% 9,142
Neither/both equally 70% 17% 13% 1,021
Don't know 65% 18% 17% 871

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who identify as…

Views about homosexuality Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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 34% 17% 49% 10,870
Should be discouraged 55% 16% 28% 9,142
Neither/both equally 41% 28% 31% 1,021
Don't know 35% 33% 32% 871

Political ideology among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who are…

Views about homosexuality Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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% 39% 24% 6% 10,870
Should be discouraged 61% 22% 10% 6% 9,142
Neither/both equally 47% 29% 12% 11% 1,021
Don't know 42% 28% 12% 18% 871

Views about size of government among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who would rather have…

Views about homosexuality Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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% 47% 3% 3% 10,870
Should be discouraged 64% 31% 2% 3% 9,142
Neither/both equally 58% 27% 7% 7% 1,021
Don't know 48% 34% 5% 14% 871

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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 42% 53% 4% 2% 10,870
Should be discouraged 57% 37% 3% 2% 9,142
Neither/both equally 47% 36% 15% 3% 1,021
Don't know 41% 41% 7% 11% 871

Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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 59% 38% 4% 10,870
Should be discouraged 24% 72% 3% 9,142
Neither/both equally 33% 56% 11% 1,021
Don't know 30% 48% 21% 871

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexuality Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,870. 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 73% 21% 6% 10,870
Should be discouraged 6% 90% 4% 9,142
Neither/both equally 20% 46% 34% 1,021
Don't know 18% 36% 46% 871

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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% 61% 2% 3% 10,870
Should be discouraged 52% 42% 3% 3% 9,142
Neither/both equally 44% 39% 10% 7% 1,021
Don't know 39% 44% 4% 13% 871

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty 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 = 10,870. 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 24% 36% 4% 32% 3% 10,870
Should be discouraged 8% 22% 2% 62% 5% 9,142
Neither/both equally 9% 28% 6% 44% 13% 1,021
Don't know 10% 25% 8% 41% 17% 871