Party affiliation among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by political party

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State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alabama 43% 10% 47% 197
Alaska 27% 27% 46% 192
Arizona 33% 19% 48% 411
Arkansas 35% 17% 48% 137
California 25% 19% 57% 2,580
Colorado 32% 15% 53% 337
Connecticut 25% 19% 57% 291
Delaware 26% 18% 56% 209
District of Columbia 9% 11% 80% 231
Florida 33% 17% 50% 1,283
Georgia 35% 17% 48% 522
Hawaii 20% 18% 61% 214
Idaho 34% 21% 46% 185
Illinois 26% 19% 55% 850
Indiana 33% 22% 45% 359
Iowa 30% 19% 51% 184
Kansas 34% 24% 42% 170
Kentucky 29% 11% 60% 186
Louisiana 32% 18% 50% 247
Maine 27% 16% 57% 218
Maryland 24% 15% 61% 435
Massachusetts 25% 17% 58% 574
Michigan 25% 20% 55% 595
Minnesota 32% 13% 55% 362
Mississippi 33% 18% 48% 121
Missouri 32% 16% 51% 371
Montana 38% 20% 42% 186
Nebraska 32% 19% 49% 188
Nevada 26% 19% 55% 207
New Hampshire 25% 19% 56% 218
New Jersey 27% 17% 56% 627
New Mexico 24% 12% 64% 189
New York 23% 16% 61% 1,396
North Carolina 32% 13% 55% 551
North Dakota 40% 18% 42% 183
Ohio 33% 17% 50% 660
Oklahoma 37% 14% 48% 180
Oregon 21% 20% 59% 278
Pennsylvania 30% 14% 56% 858
Rhode Island 27% 15% 58% 224
South Carolina 34% 18% 48% 251
South Dakota 38% 13% 49% 181
Tennessee 34% 19% 48% 262
Texas 33% 20% 48% 1,366
Utah 36% 17% 47% 169
Vermont 21% 13% 66% 238
Virginia 30% 20% 50% 538
Washington 23% 22% 55% 497
West Virginia 31% 18% 51% 143
Wisconsin 33% 14% 53% 383
Wyoming 46% 15% 39% 164

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