Religious tradition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by political party (2014) Switch to: Party affiliation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by religious group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

Party affiliationBuddhistCatholicEvangelical ProtestantHinduHistorically Black ProtestantJehovah's WitnessJewishMainline ProtestantMormonMuslimOrthodox ChristianOther ChristianOther FaithsOther World ReligionsUnaffiliated (religious "nones")Don't knowSample size
Republican/lean Rep.1%27%22%< 1%2%< 1%2%20%2%< 1%1%< 1%1%< 1%22%< 1%6,347
No lean1%24%15%1%2%1%1%14%1%1%< 1%< 1%3%< 1%36%1%3,261
Democrat/lean Dem.1%22%11%1%8%< 1%3%14%1%1%< 1%< 1%2%< 1%33%1%11,990
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