Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the Silent generation by views about homosexuality (2014) Switch to: Views about homosexuality among adults in the Silent generation by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults in the Silent generation who read scripture…

Views about homosexualityAt least once a weekOnce or twice a monthSeveral times a yearSeldom/neverDon't knowSample size
Should be accepted28%8%9%54%1%3,060
Should be discouraged61%8%6%23%2%2,393
Neither/both equally45%11%7%34%3%266
Don't know50%12%6%27%5%270
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