Views about homosexuality among Mainline Protestants who are married by religious denomination (2014) Switch to: Religious denomination among Mainline Protestants who are married by views about homosexuality

% of Mainline Protestants who are married who say homosexuality…

Religious denominationShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
American Baptist Churches USA42%45%8%4%209
Episcopal Church86%11%2%1%298
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)71%23%4%2%393
Presbyterian Church (USA)64%26%5%4%283
United Church of Christ81%19%< 1%< 1%136
United Methodist Church61%32%4%3%987
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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