Views about homosexuality among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about homosexuality

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality…

Religious tradition Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 57% 35% 4% 4% 2,203
Evangelical Protestant 24% 67% 5% 4% 5,299
Historically Black Protestant 39% 50% 6% 5% 929
Jehovah's Witness 12% 81% 3% 4% 194
Jewish 50% 44% 4% 2% 126
Mainline Protestant 50% 40% 6% 4% 1,825
Mormon 28% 64% 4% 3% 428
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 49% 41% 4% 5% 441

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