Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by frequency of reading scripture

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who read scripture…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 41% 13% 8% 37% 1% 197
Alaska 17% 8% 8% 67% < 1% 192
Arizona 23% 10% 9% 56% 1% 411
Arkansas 35% 15% 9% 40% < 1% 137
California 20% 10% 9% 61% 1% 2,580
Colorado 17% 9% 11% 62% 1% 337
Connecticut 20% 7% 8% 66% < 1% 291
Delaware 14% 14% 8% 64% < 1% 209
District of Columbia 15% 12% 10% 63% 1% 231
Florida 25% 11% 10% 54% < 1% 1,283
Georgia 32% 14% 9% 45% < 1% 522
Hawaii 21% 8% 13% 57% 1% 214
Idaho 25% 10% 12% 54% < 1% 185
Illinois 19% 10% 10% 60% 1% 850
Indiana 21% 9% 10% 59% < 1% 359
Iowa 14% 12% 10% 64% < 1% 184
Kansas 19% 13% 10% 57% < 1% 170
Kentucky 25% 9% 10% 57% < 1% 186
Louisiana 35% 14% 7% 42% 2% 247
Maine 14% 5% 5% 76% < 1% 218
Maryland 22% 13% 8% 57% < 1% 435
Massachusetts 11% 8% 7% 73% 1% 574
Michigan 18% 11% 11% 59% 1% 595
Minnesota 15% 7% 13% 65% < 1% 362
Mississippi 35% 16% 7% 42% 1% 121
Missouri 23% 13% 10% 53% < 1% 371
Montana 17% 4% 8% 70% < 1% 186
Nebraska 18% 9% 6% 66% 1% 188
Nevada 17% 14% 7% 62% < 1% 207
New Hampshire 7% 8% 8% 76% 1% 218
New Jersey 20% 9% 9% 62% < 1% 627
New Mexico 26% 11% 6% 57% < 1% 189
New York 19% 8% 10% 63% 1% 1,396
North Carolina 27% 16% 11% 45% 1% 551
North Dakota 15% 13% 7% 65% < 1% 183
Ohio 22% 11% 8% 59% < 1% 660
Oklahoma 35% 16% 8% 40% < 1% 180
Oregon 17% 12% 8% 63% < 1% 278
Pennsylvania 20% 7% 9% 63% < 1% 858
Rhode Island 14% 10% 11% 66% < 1% 224
South Carolina 33% 14% 5% 49% < 1% 251
South Dakota 18% 10% 9% 62% < 1% 181
Tennessee 35% 11% 8% 46% < 1% 262
Texas 29% 11% 10% 50% 1% 1,366
Utah 32% 4% 12% 52% < 1% 169
Vermont 11% 7% 5% 77% < 1% 238
Virginia 26% 12% 8% 53% < 1% 538
Washington 17% 10% 7% 65% < 1% 497
West Virginia 26% 12% 7% 53% 2% 143
Wisconsin 15% 11% 9% 64% < 1% 383
Wyoming 19% 13% 8% 60% < 1% 164

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