Parent of children under 18 among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by parental status

% of adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged who are…

Religious tradition Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Catholic 28% 72% 1,687
Evangelical Protestant 30% 70% 4,921
Historically Black Protestant 30% 70% 789
Jehovah's Witness 28% 72% 186
Mainline Protestant 23% 77% 1,548
Mormon 40% 60% 384
Muslim 45% 55% 108
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 26% 74% 845

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