Marital status among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by marital status

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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 56% 1% 22% 8% 14% 268
Arizona 55% 5% 16% 4% 20% 175
Arkansas 60% 2% 14% 13% 11% 147
California 54% 6% 14% 7% 18% 859
Colorado 62% 4% 10% 4% 20% 123
Florida 54% 4% 15% 11% 16% 577
Georgia 56% 3% 13% 9% 18% 377
Idaho 72% 3% 15% 5% 6% 112
Illinois 53% 4% 12% 8% 23% 384
Indiana 48% 4% 15% 15% 18% 232
Iowa 68% 4% 5% 10% 14% 122
Kansas 63% 2% 15% 5% 16% 112
Kentucky 58% 2% 12% 10% 19% 205
Louisiana 55% 3% 17% 9% 17% 174
Maryland 51% 3% 15% 11% 20% 164
Michigan 59% 5% 9% 10% 17% 304
Minnesota 58% 4% 10% 8% 19% 178
Mississippi 54% 1% 14% 7% 25% 168
Missouri 60% 5% 11% 11% 14% 230
Montana 65% 6% 7% 8% 15% 107
Nebraska 62% 2% 12% 8% 16% 107
New Jersey 49% 1% 14% 9% 26% 193
New York 52% 2% 11% 10% 25% 414
North Carolina 59% 3% 14% 7% 18% 364
North Dakota 57% < 1% 13% 12% 18% 131
Ohio 57% 3% 15% 8% 17% 372
Oklahoma 60% 4% 14% 12% 10% 178
Oregon 59% 3% 17% 7% 14% 108
Pennsylvania 60% 5% 8% 11% 16% 401
South Carolina 51% 4% 19% 8% 18% 205
South Dakota 48% 7% 8% 14% 22% 104
Tennessee 63% 4% 10% 7% 16% 347
Texas 55% 4% 14% 9% 17% 957
Utah 69% 1% 7% 4% 19% 125
Virginia 65% 2% 11% 10% 13% 286
Washington 61% 4% 8% 12% 15% 181
West Virginia 55% 4% 17% 13% 12% 142
Wisconsin 64% 2% 9% 12% 13% 188
Wyoming 62% 2% 14% 8% 15% 126

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