Views about same-sex marriage among Catholics by views about homosexuality (2014) Switch to: Views about homosexuality among Catholics by views about same-sex marriage

% of Catholics who …same-sex marriage

Views about homosexualityStrongly favor/favorOppose/strongly opposeDon't knowSample size
Should be accepted75%18%6%4,929
Should be discouraged12%82%6%1,696
Neither/both equally24%38%37%284
Don't know19%35%46%293
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