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

% of adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 15% 31% 32% 22% 262
Arizona 15% 35% 26% 24% 174
Arkansas 15% 32% 29% 23% 144
California 16% 36% 28% 20% 843
Colorado 19% 28% 29% 25% 120
Florida 11% 26% 31% 32% 569
Georgia 14% 37% 28% 21% 366
Idaho 16% 37% 28% 20% 110
Illinois 11% 37% 29% 24% 378
Indiana 13% 30% 31% 26% 231
Iowa 14% 33% 26% 27% 121
Kansas 8% 35% 35% 22% 111
Kentucky 12% 33% 31% 25% 205
Louisiana 16% 28% 35% 22% 174
Maryland 9% 37% 30% 24% 159
Michigan 11% 31% 32% 26% 298
Minnesota 15% 26% 33% 26% 174
Mississippi 17% 33% 28% 22% 168
Missouri 12% 28% 32% 27% 226
Montana 11% 20% 35% 35% 104
Nebraska 8% 31% 34% 27% 107
New Jersey 20% 29% 26% 25% 189
New York 16% 31% 27% 26% 405
North Carolina 14% 33% 29% 24% 358
North Dakota 13% 29% 30% 29% 128
Ohio 12% 27% 33% 28% 363
Oklahoma 8% 33% 31% 29% 176
Oregon 16% 23% 36% 25% 107
Pennsylvania 12% 29% 30% 29% 398
South Carolina 15% 34% 27% 25% 202
South Dakota 13% 34% 28% 25% 101
Tennessee 12% 36% 29% 23% 342
Texas 16% 35% 30% 19% 930
Utah 23% 37% 23% 17% 123
Virginia 15% 28% 31% 26% 276
Washington 14% 34% 26% 26% 174
West Virginia 13% 24% 38% 26% 141
Wisconsin 10% 24% 35% 31% 179
Wyoming 14% 32% 35% 18% 124

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