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

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 268. 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 49% 30% 14% 7% 268
Arizona 42% 36% 11% 11% 175
Arkansas 54% 29% 14% 3% 146
California 46% 31% 14% 9% 856
Colorado 46% 28% 19% 8% 122
Florida 49% 32% 11% 7% 573
Georgia 45% 33% 13% 9% 373
Idaho 37% 36% 18% 10% 112
Illinois 53% 26% 14% 6% 383
Indiana 57% 27% 11% 5% 234
Iowa 51% 31% 11% 8% 121
Kansas 38% 38% 16% 8% 111
Kentucky 57% 29% 8% 6% 205
Louisiana 58% 25% 14% 3% 174
Maryland 45% 30% 14% 11% 163
Michigan 44% 34% 15% 6% 303
Minnesota 45% 30% 17% 8% 176
Mississippi 47% 36% 13% 4% 168
Missouri 48% 33% 13% 6% 231
Montana 40% 39% 14% 7% 107
Nebraska 47% 29% 15% 9% 107
New Jersey 50% 23% 12% 16% 192
New York 56% 25% 12% 7% 417
North Carolina 51% 31% 13% 5% 362
North Dakota 43% 31% 17% 8% 132
Ohio 51% 29% 13% 7% 373
Oklahoma 47% 31% 15% 7% 177
Oregon 46% 38% 8% 8% 108
Pennsylvania 60% 24% 11% 5% 400
South Carolina 53% 34% 9% 4% 206
South Dakota 46% 35% 15% 4% 102
Tennessee 50% 31% 10% 9% 346
Texas 44% 33% 16% 7% 954
Utah 24% 44% 23% 9% 126
Virginia 49% 29% 16% 6% 287
Washington 39% 38% 17% 6% 181
West Virginia 65% 24% 8% 3% 140
Wisconsin 51% 33% 11% 5% 186
Wyoming 39% 36% 22% 3% 126

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