Generational cohort among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by generational group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 194. 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 22% 16% 29% 25% 7% 1% 194
Alaska 20% 16% 28% 30% 7% < 1% 188
Arizona 19% 15% 26% 26% 13% < 1% 407
Arkansas 21% 16% 25% 29% 9% < 1% 136
California 18% 17% 28% 27% 9% 1% 2,520
Colorado 13% 21% 29% 29% 8% < 1% 335
Connecticut 18% 14% 24% 33% 10% 1% 281
Delaware 17% 13% 23% 31% 15% 1% 206
District of Columbia 17% 31% 27% 21% 3% 1% 221
Florida 17% 13% 27% 30% 12% 1% 1,260
Georgia 23% 16% 27% 27% 7% < 1% 514
Hawaii 21% 17% 17% 36% 8% 1% 210
Idaho 16% 15% 23% 33% 13% < 1% 183
Illinois 19% 16% 26% 30% 9% < 1% 837
Indiana 17% 17% 30% 27% 7% 1% 356
Iowa 19% 17% 24% 30% 9% < 1% 182
Kansas 22% 19% 23% 27% 8% 1% 169
Kentucky 17% 22% 29% 27% 6% < 1% 185
Louisiana 15% 19% 29% 27% 9% 1% 247
Maine 14% 15% 26% 32% 11% 1% 217
Maryland 15% 21% 28% 29% 7% < 1% 430
Massachusetts 16% 16% 29% 30% 8% 1% 562
Michigan 17% 16% 26% 31% 10% < 1% 584
Minnesota 18% 17% 30% 26% 8% 1% 357
Mississippi 17% 21% 28% 25% 6% 2% 120
Missouri 20% 15% 27% 32% 6% < 1% 366
Montana 14% 16% 31% 29% 9% < 1% 184
Nebraska 22% 17% 26% 26% 8% 1% 186
Nevada 17% 16% 31% 27% 10% < 1% 202
New Hampshire 16% 13% 27% 34% 10% < 1% 214
New Jersey 13% 13% 30% 34% 8% 2% 611
New Mexico 15% 16% 26% 31% 11% < 1% 186
New York 17% 16% 27% 30% 9% 1% 1,365
North Carolina 16% 19% 30% 28% 8% 1% 548
North Dakota 20% 19% 25% 27% 7% 2% 182
Ohio 17% 17% 28% 30% 8% 1% 655
Oklahoma 22% 20% 26% 23% 9% < 1% 178
Oregon 12% 16% 34% 25% 11% 2% 277
Pennsylvania 18% 15% 26% 31% 10% 1% 850
Rhode Island 12% 14% 31% 32% 9% 2% 222
South Carolina 18% 16% 26% 33% 7% < 1% 247
South Dakota 17% 21% 22% 33% 7% < 1% 176
Tennessee 22% 20% 26% 25% 6% < 1% 259
Texas 19% 20% 29% 24% 7% 1% 1,349
Utah 19% 24% 26% 25% 6% < 1% 167
Vermont 14% 13% 26% 38% 8% 1% 236
Virginia 16% 20% 31% 27% 7% < 1% 528
Washington 15% 15% 29% 33% 7% 1% 494
West Virginia 13% 21% 30% 27% 7% 1% 140
Wisconsin 16% 17% 32% 28% 7% < 1% 378
Wyoming 16% 19% 26% 31% 7% 1% 164

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