Views about same-sex marriage among whites by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among whites by views about same-sex marriage

% of whites who …same-sex marriage

Belief in GodStrongly favor/favorOppose/strongly opposeDon't knowSample size
Believe in God; absolutely certain39%53%7%15,026
Believe in God; fairly certain71%22%7%4,925
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain82%13%5%1,332
Believe in God; don't know46%29%25%175
Do not believe in God90%7%3%2,747
Other/don't know if they believe in God78%14%9%695
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