Belief in God among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by belief in God

% of adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged who say they…

State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
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Alabama 91% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 2% 270
Arizona 81% 12% 4% 1% 3% < 1% 176
Arkansas 90% 8% < 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 149
California 77% 14% 3% 2% 2% 1% 865
Colorado 82% 12% 2% < 1% 4% 1% 124
Florida 79% 14% 1% 1% 2% 2% 580
Georgia 91% 7% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 377
Idaho 83% 13% < 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 112
Illinois 80% 13% 4% 1% 1% 1% 386
Indiana 82% 13% 3% < 1% 2% < 1% 234
Iowa 79% 14% 2% 3% 2% < 1% 122
Kansas 82% 12% < 1% < 1% 1% 4% 112
Kentucky 89% 5% 1% < 1% 4% 1% 206
Louisiana 89% 9% < 1% 1% 1% < 1% 175
Maryland 88% 9% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 164
Michigan 87% 9% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 307
Minnesota 80% 12% 5% < 1% 2% 1% 178
Mississippi 90% 7% 3% < 1% < 1% < 1% 168
Missouri 87% 9% 1% < 1% 1% 1% 231
Montana 89% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 107
Nebraska 81% 13% 4% < 1% 3% < 1% 107
New Jersey 80% 13% 3% < 1% 2% 2% 194
New York 76% 12% 5% 1% 4% 1% 419
North Carolina 88% 9% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 364
North Dakota 86% 12% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 132
Ohio 86% 9% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 375
Oklahoma 89% 9% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 178
Oregon 83% 11% 4% < 1% 1% 2% 109
Pennsylvania 83% 12% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 401
South Carolina 88% 8% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 206
South Dakota 81% 14% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 104
Tennessee 91% 7% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 350
Texas 85% 11% 1% 1% 1% 1% 962
Utah 89% 8% < 1% < 1% 1% 1% 126
Virginia 89% 4% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 288
Washington 85% 10% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 182
West Virginia 92% 5% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 142
Wisconsin 80% 14% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 188
Wyoming 74% 16% 4% < 1% 2% 3% 126

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