Moral perception of homosexuality according to age groups in the UK 2015

This statistic displays respondent’s views on the morality of homosexuality, listed by age, in the United Kingdom as of February 2015. In that time, 75 percent of respondents aged 25 to 39 perceived homosexuality to be morally acceptable, whereas 53 percent of respondents aged over 60 regarded homosexuality to be morally acceptable. This age group however had the highest share of respondents that deemed homosexuality to be morally wrong.

Do you personally consider homosexuality to be morally acceptable or morally wrong?

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Source

Release date

2015

Region

United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

February 23 to February 24, 2015

Number of respondents

1,520 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Full question read as follows: "Regardless of whether it should be legal or not, do you personally consider homosexuality to be morally acceptable or morally wrong?"

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