Views about homosexuality among adults who pray daily by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who pray daily by views about homosexuality

% of adults who pray daily who say homosexuality…

Religious traditionShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Buddhist88%12%< 1%< 1%110
Evangelical Protestant31%60%5%4%6,852
Historically Black Protestant49%41%6%4%1,538
Jehovah's Witness12%80%4%4%221
Mainline Protestant60%31%5%4%3,342
Orthodox Christian53%38%5%3%100
Unaffiliated (religious "nones")69%23%4%4%1,333
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