Views about same-sex marriage among blacks by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among blacks by views about same-sex marriage

% of blacks who …same-sex marriage

Importance of religion in one's life Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,568. 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 36% 55% 9% 2,568
Somewhat important 64% 29% 8% 518
Not too important 73% 24% 4% 153
Not at all important 64% 27% 8% 129

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