Views about same-sex marriage among independents and those who don't lean to either party by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among independents and those who don't lean to either party by views about same-sex marriage

% of independents and those who don't lean to either party who …same-sex marriage

Religious tradition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 53% 30% 16% 1,158
Evangelical Protestant 30% 56% 14% 1,230
Historically Black Protestant 30% 54% 16% 184
Jehovah's Witness 8% 83% 9% 188
Mainline Protestant 53% 33% 14% 822
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 69% 19% 12% 1,474

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