Gender composition among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by gender

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State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 197. 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 44% 56% 197
Alaska 45% 55% 192
Arizona 44% 56% 411
Arkansas 49% 51% 137
California 47% 53% 2,580
Colorado 48% 52% 337
Connecticut 45% 55% 291
Delaware 45% 55% 209
District of Columbia 46% 54% 231
Florida 45% 55% 1,283
Georgia 46% 54% 522
Hawaii 45% 55% 214
Idaho 44% 56% 185
Illinois 44% 56% 850
Indiana 46% 54% 359
Iowa 47% 53% 184
Kansas 44% 56% 170
Kentucky 46% 54% 186
Louisiana 45% 55% 247
Maine 49% 51% 218
Maryland 43% 57% 435
Massachusetts 45% 55% 574
Michigan 45% 55% 595
Minnesota 47% 53% 362
Mississippi 44% 56% 121
Missouri 42% 58% 371
Montana 43% 57% 186
Nebraska 41% 59% 188
Nevada 49% 51% 207
New Hampshire 41% 59% 218
New Jersey 46% 54% 627
New Mexico 38% 62% 189
New York 45% 55% 1,396
North Carolina 44% 56% 551
North Dakota 48% 52% 183
Ohio 42% 58% 660
Oklahoma 42% 58% 180
Oregon 46% 54% 278
Pennsylvania 43% 57% 858
Rhode Island 39% 61% 224
South Carolina 45% 55% 251
South Dakota 42% 58% 181
Tennessee 43% 57% 262
Texas 47% 53% 1,366
Utah 45% 55% 169
Vermont 48% 52% 238
Virginia 47% 53% 538
Washington 46% 54% 497
West Virginia 44% 56% 143
Wisconsin 47% 53% 383
Wyoming 47% 53% 164

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