Views about homosexuality among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 48% 44% 4% 3% 268
Alaska 75% 20% 3% 2% 193
Arizona 71% 19% 4% 5% 374
Arkansas 53% 39% 4% 3% 180
California 75% 18% 4% 3% 2,431
Colorado 80% 13% 4% 3% 299
Connecticut 80% 15% 2% 3% 257
Delaware 78% 18% 2% 1% 199
District of Columbia 77% 18% 3% 3% 222
Florida 70% 23% 4% 3% 1,303
Georgia 64% 28% 3% 4% 571
Hawaii 67% 26% 3% 4% 215
Idaho 77% 14% 9% < 1% 178
Illinois 70% 23% 4% 2% 860
Indiana 64% 28% 4% 4% 398
Iowa 66% 27% 3% 3% 213
Kansas 67% 24% 7% 2% 187
Kentucky 58% 31% 7% 4% 251
Louisiana 63% 29% 5% 3% 268
Maine 79% 14% 3% 3% 213
Maryland 74% 21% 4% 1% 417
Massachusetts 85% 10% 2% 3% 506
Michigan 72% 22% 4% 2% 601
Minnesota 76% 21% 3% < 1% 357
Mississippi 51% 42% 6% 1% 181
Missouri 66% 30% 2% 3% 394
Montana 75% 17% 6% 2% 170
Nebraska 68% 27% 3% 2% 180
Nevada 75% 19% 3% 3% 210
New Hampshire 81% 13% 3% 2% 192
New Jersey 78% 17% 2% 3% 596
New Mexico 76% 20% 2% 2% 194
New York 75% 19% 3% 3% 1,357
North Carolina 60% 29% 6% 5% 624
North Dakota 67% 24% 7% 2% 196
Ohio 69% 24% 3% 4% 728
Oklahoma 62% 28% 5% 5% 244
Oregon 80% 14% 3% 3% 270
Pennsylvania 73% 22% 3% 2% 836
Rhode Island 83% 11% 4% 1% 195
South Carolina 62% 32% 3% 4% 282
South Dakota 65% 28% 5% 1% 187
Tennessee 54% 39% 4% 3% 354
Texas 64% 29% 4% 3% 1,509
Utah 77% 16% 2% 4% 179
Vermont 85% 10% 3% 2% 217
Virginia 74% 22% 3% 1% 529
Washington 81% 15% 2% 2% 454
West Virginia 58% 35% 5% 2% 165
Wisconsin 73% 24% 1% 2% 389
Wyoming 66% 23% 7% 4% 162

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