Views about homosexuality by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say homosexuality…

Metro area Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 510. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 60% 33% 4% 3% 510
Baltimore Metro Area 64% 28% 5% 2% 250
Boston Metro Area 78% 14% 3% 6% 498
Chicago Metro Area 69% 25% 3% 3% 867
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 58% 35% 3% 4% 659
Detroit Metro Area 61% 31% 6% 2% 374
Houston Metro Area 55% 39% 3% 3% 514
Los Angeles Metro Area 71% 21% 4% 4% 1,076
Miami Metro Area 65% 27% 5% 3% 483
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 68% 26% 4% 2% 342
New York City Metro Area 70% 23% 3% 3% 1,786
Philadelphia Metro Area 74% 20% 4% 2% 722
Phoenix Metro Area 65% 23% 7% 4% 397
Pittsburgh Metro Area 69% 24% 4% 3% 252
Providence Metro Area 78% 17% 2% 4% 351
Riverside, CA Metro Area 64% 27% 5% 3% 373
San Diego Metro Area 69% 27% 2% 2% 321
San Francisco Metro Area 80% 14% 1% 5% 485
Seattle Metro Area 78% 18% 3% 1% 333
St. Louis Metro Area 62% 28% 4% 6% 274
Tampa Metro Area 69% 22% 6% 2% 320
Washington, DC Metro Area 72% 23% 3% 2% 913

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