Age distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by age group

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State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 31% 36% 23% 10% 194
Alaska 31% 32% 28% 8% 188
Arizona 27% 33% 22% 17% 407
Arkansas 30% 32% 23% 15% 136
California 28% 35% 23% 13% 2,520
Colorado 25% 38% 24% 13% 335
Connecticut 25% 31% 28% 15% 281
Delaware 22% 31% 27% 20% 206
District of Columbia 36% 39% 20% 5% 221
Florida 25% 32% 24% 19% 1,260
Georgia 31% 35% 23% 11% 514
Hawaii 29% 26% 26% 19% 210
Idaho 27% 28% 27% 19% 183
Illinois 28% 33% 25% 14% 837
Indiana 27% 38% 25% 11% 356
Iowa 29% 32% 27% 13% 182
Kansas 35% 29% 21% 15% 169
Kentucky 30% 37% 23% 10% 185
Louisiana 27% 36% 22% 15% 247
Maine 23% 32% 26% 19% 217
Maryland 28% 35% 25% 11% 430
Massachusetts 25% 36% 25% 14% 562
Michigan 27% 32% 26% 15% 584
Minnesota 27% 38% 23% 13% 357
Mississippi 31% 35% 23% 10% 120
Missouri 27% 34% 26% 12% 366
Montana 25% 37% 27% 12% 184
Nebraska 31% 34% 21% 14% 186
Nevada 25% 38% 21% 16% 202
New Hampshire 24% 32% 27% 17% 214
New Jersey 20% 36% 29% 15% 611
New Mexico 25% 33% 24% 18% 186
New York 26% 34% 26% 14% 1,365
North Carolina 28% 36% 23% 13% 548
North Dakota 32% 32% 24% 11% 182
Ohio 26% 35% 24% 14% 655
Oklahoma 35% 33% 21% 11% 178
Oregon 21% 41% 20% 18% 277
Pennsylvania 26% 32% 26% 15% 850
Rhode Island 22% 35% 25% 18% 222
South Carolina 29% 31% 27% 13% 247
South Dakota 30% 30% 26% 14% 176
Tennessee 35% 33% 20% 12% 259
Texas 31% 37% 21% 11% 1,349
Utah 31% 37% 20% 11% 167
Vermont 20% 33% 32% 15% 236
Virginia 27% 38% 23% 11% 528
Washington 25% 34% 28% 13% 494
West Virginia 23% 42% 20% 15% 140
Wisconsin 26% 38% 24% 11% 378
Wyoming 25% 36% 26% 12% 164

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