Generational cohort among adults who say religion is somewhat important by views about homosexuality (2014) Switch to: Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is somewhat important by generational group

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who are…

Views about homosexualityYounger MillennialOlder MillennialGeneration XBaby BoomerSilentGreatestSample size
Should be accepted19%17%28%28%7%< 1%6,163
Should be discouraged10%11%27%37%14%1%1,494
Neither/both equally8%13%33%33%11%1%294
Don't know5%12%32%36%13%2%223
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.

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