Belief in Hell 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 hell

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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 83% 14% 3% 270
Arizona 71% 23% 6% 176
Arkansas 83% 8% 9% 149
California 69% 23% 8% 865
Colorado 77% 18% 5% 124
Florida 73% 18% 9% 580
Georgia 81% 12% 7% 377
Idaho 78% 17% 6% 112
Illinois 77% 16% 8% 386
Indiana 78% 15% 7% 234
Iowa 80% 16% 5% 122
Kansas 73% 13% 14% 112
Kentucky 89% 8% 2% 206
Louisiana 82% 13% 4% 175
Maryland 77% 18% 5% 164
Michigan 76% 17% 7% 307
Minnesota 71% 18% 11% 178
Mississippi 86% 9% 4% 168
Missouri 85% 9% 7% 231
Montana 69% 24% 7% 107
Nebraska 76% 16% 8% 107
New Jersey 74% 17% 9% 194
New York 67% 24% 9% 419
North Carolina 81% 11% 8% 364
North Dakota 77% 19% 3% 132
Ohio 80% 15% 5% 375
Oklahoma 79% 15% 6% 178
Oregon 74% 21% 5% 109
Pennsylvania 77% 16% 6% 401
South Carolina 83% 8% 9% 206
South Dakota 75% 16% 9% 104
Tennessee 91% 6% 3% 350
Texas 82% 14% 5% 962
Utah 68% 27% 5% 126
Virginia 89% 7% 4% 288
Washington 68% 26% 6% 182
West Virginia 87% 11% 2% 142
Wisconsin 78% 15% 7% 188
Wyoming 65% 27% 7% 126

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