Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is very important by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say religion is very important by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say religion is very important who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 63% 28% 5% 5% 4,220
Evangelical Protestant 30% 62% 5% 4% 6,904
Historically Black Protestant 48% 43% 6% 4% 1,641
Jehovah's Witness 11% 81% 4% 4% 224
Jewish 61% 34% 4% 1% 279
Mainline Protestant 57% 34% 6% 4% 3,317
Mormon 29% 64% 5% 3% 559
Muslim 33% 60% 4% 4% 154
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 58% 33% 4% 5% 826

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