Views about homosexuality among baby Boomers by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among baby Boomers by views about homosexuality

% of baby Boomers who say homosexuality…

Importance of religion in one's life Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,361. 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.
Very important 44% 47% 5% 4% 7,361
Somewhat important 71% 22% 4% 3% 3,086
Not too important 79% 16% 2% 3% 1,233
Not at all important 84% 11% 2% 2% 1,269
Don't know 51% 27% 8% 13% 100

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