Belief in Heaven among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in heaven

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 76% 18% 6% 197
Alaska 53% 38% 8% 192
Arizona 66% 27% 7% 411
Arkansas 80% 17% 3% 137
California 59% 34% 7% 2,580
Colorado 52% 37% 11% 337
Connecticut 66% 27% 7% 291
Delaware 69% 25% 6% 209
District of Columbia 58% 34% 8% 231
Florida 65% 27% 8% 1,283
Georgia 69% 25% 6% 522
Hawaii 63% 26% 11% 214
Idaho 62% 33% 5% 185
Illinois 65% 28% 7% 850
Indiana 73% 20% 7% 359
Iowa 71% 23% 6% 184
Kansas 74% 22% 5% 170
Kentucky 70% 22% 8% 186
Louisiana 71% 20% 9% 247
Maine 56% 38% 6% 218
Maryland 61% 32% 7% 435
Massachusetts 49% 39% 12% 574
Michigan 67% 25% 8% 595
Minnesota 66% 28% 6% 362
Mississippi 81% 17% 2% 121
Missouri 75% 20% 5% 371
Montana 63% 34% 4% 186
Nebraska 71% 24% 5% 188
Nevada 62% 30% 8% 207
New Hampshire 51% 37% 12% 218
New Jersey 67% 25% 8% 627
New Mexico 57% 36% 8% 189
New York 62% 32% 6% 1,396
North Carolina 73% 22% 5% 551
North Dakota 74% 21% 4% 183
Ohio 71% 24% 5% 660
Oklahoma 71% 26% 3% 180
Oregon 52% 40% 8% 278
Pennsylvania 65% 29% 6% 858
Rhode Island 61% 32% 7% 224
South Carolina 72% 18% 9% 251
South Dakota 76% 17% 6% 181
Tennessee 70% 24% 6% 262
Texas 70% 22% 7% 1,366
Utah 66% 29% 5% 169
Vermont 48% 46% 6% 238
Virginia 68% 24% 8% 538
Washington 50% 39% 10% 497
West Virginia 72% 16% 11% 143
Wisconsin 66% 27% 8% 383
Wyoming 68% 23% 10% 164

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