Belief in Hell 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 hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 60% 29% 12% 197
Alaska 42% 50% 7% 192
Arizona 49% 44% 7% 411
Arkansas 66% 31% 3% 137
California 44% 49% 7% 2,580
Colorado 37% 50% 13% 337
Connecticut 41% 49% 9% 291
Delaware 50% 41% 9% 209
District of Columbia 38% 55% 7% 231
Florida 49% 44% 7% 1,283
Georgia 56% 38% 6% 522
Hawaii 48% 42% 10% 214
Idaho 44% 47% 8% 185
Illinois 48% 44% 9% 850
Indiana 59% 36% 6% 359
Iowa 47% 44% 9% 184
Kansas 57% 37% 6% 170
Kentucky 60% 34% 6% 186
Louisiana 60% 31% 9% 247
Maine 37% 54% 9% 218
Maryland 42% 49% 9% 435
Massachusetts 31% 58% 11% 574
Michigan 52% 40% 8% 595
Minnesota 42% 49% 8% 362
Mississippi 63% 33% 4% 121
Missouri 56% 37% 7% 371
Montana 36% 57% 6% 186
Nebraska 51% 43% 6% 188
Nevada 42% 48% 11% 207
New Hampshire 37% 54% 10% 218
New Jersey 46% 44% 9% 627
New Mexico 41% 52% 7% 189
New York 43% 50% 8% 1,396
North Carolina 60% 36% 5% 551
North Dakota 54% 39% 6% 183
Ohio 53% 40% 7% 660
Oklahoma 57% 37% 5% 180
Oregon 32% 59% 9% 278
Pennsylvania 47% 45% 8% 858
Rhode Island 43% 48% 9% 224
South Carolina 58% 32% 10% 251
South Dakota 56% 34% 10% 181
Tennessee 59% 34% 7% 262
Texas 54% 38% 8% 1,366
Utah 36% 60% 4% 169
Vermont 30% 61% 9% 238
Virginia 49% 41% 10% 538
Washington 34% 57% 9% 497
West Virginia 62% 25% 13% 143
Wisconsin 49% 44% 7% 383
Wyoming 51% 41% 8% 164

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