Educational distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by educational group

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 196. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 41% 36% 15% 8% 196
Alaska 32% 36% 17% 15% 191
Arizona 38% 34% 17% 11% 409
Arkansas 48% 30% 11% 11% 137
California 36% 33% 19% 12% 2,560
Colorado 25% 36% 23% 17% 336
Connecticut 36% 27% 19% 18% 288
Delaware 39% 32% 15% 14% 209
District of Columbia 23% 19% 32% 27% 228
Florida 39% 32% 17% 12% 1,279
Georgia 39% 31% 17% 14% 519
Hawaii 31% 34% 21% 13% 213
Idaho 38% 37% 16% 9% 184
Illinois 33% 33% 21% 13% 846
Indiana 41% 34% 16% 10% 359
Iowa 30% 40% 20% 10% 184
Kansas 37% 33% 15% 15% 170
Kentucky 40% 33% 14% 12% 183
Louisiana 46% 29% 18% 7% 247
Maine 39% 28% 24% 10% 217
Maryland 32% 28% 20% 20% 432
Massachusetts 34% 27% 22% 17% 571
Michigan 38% 35% 16% 11% 593
Minnesota 28% 36% 24% 11% 362
Mississippi 45% 33% 18% 5% 121
Missouri 39% 31% 18% 11% 371
Montana 37% 33% 21% 10% 185
Nebraska 29% 40% 20% 11% 186
Nevada 44% 36% 12% 8% 207
New Hampshire 32% 31% 21% 16% 215
New Jersey 34% 28% 20% 17% 624
New Mexico 41% 30% 17% 12% 188
New York 33% 29% 22% 15% 1,389
North Carolina 34% 34% 18% 15% 551
North Dakota 28% 40% 22% 10% 183
Ohio 41% 33% 16% 11% 658
Oklahoma 43% 34% 14% 9% 180
Oregon 32% 33% 24% 11% 278
Pennsylvania 39% 29% 18% 13% 854
Rhode Island 29% 37% 23% 12% 222
South Carolina 39% 30% 19% 11% 251
South Dakota 38% 34% 16% 11% 181
Tennessee 40% 31% 19% 10% 261
Texas 42% 32% 17% 10% 1,362
Utah 42% 32% 17% 9% 169
Vermont 34% 28% 22% 16% 237
Virginia 32% 30% 20% 18% 537
Washington 31% 36% 21% 12% 496
West Virginia 42% 34% 15% 8% 142
Wisconsin 37% 32% 21% 10% 382
Wyoming 36% 39% 16% 9% 163

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