Views about homosexuality among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 33% 60% 3% 4% 231
Alaska 40% 49% 8% 2% 106
Arizona 52% 37% 5% 6% 252
Arkansas 31% 61% 5% 3% 126
California 56% 37% 4% 3% 1,154
Colorado 49% 43% 4% 4% 193
Connecticut 69% 28% 1% 3% 113
Florida 53% 39% 5% 4% 671
Georgia 40% 53% 4% 3% 377
Idaho 33% 59% 2% 6% 137
Illinois 50% 42% 3% 5% 430
Indiana 36% 55% 5% 4% 243
Iowa 40% 53% 6% 1% 113
Kansas 39% 49% 8% 4% 120
Kentucky 26% 65% 7% 2% 172
Louisiana 36% 48% 6% 10% 183
Maryland 50% 43% 7% 1% 207
Massachusetts 74% 21% 3% 3% 177
Michigan 46% 45% 6% 3% 352
Minnesota 41% 55% 2% 3% 196
Mississippi 22% 74% 2% 2% 121
Missouri 43% 48% 2% 6% 239
Montana 47% 46% 1% 6% 134
Nebraska 48% 46% 3% 3% 128
New Hampshire 52% 36% 5% 6% 100
New Jersey 56% 35% 4% 5% 266
New Mexico 32% 58% 6% 4% 103
New York 58% 32% 5% 4% 544
North Carolina 44% 47% 5% 4% 377
North Dakota 42% 53% 3% 2% 139
Ohio 43% 48% 6% 4% 385
Oklahoma 35% 62% 2% < 1% 134
Oregon 41% 47% 10% 2% 140
Pennsylvania 46% 44% 5% 4% 501
South Carolina 35% 59% 6% 1% 197
South Dakota 48% 45% 2% 5% 113
Tennessee 25% 71% 1% 3% 292
Texas 43% 49% 4% 4% 949
Utah 31% 61% 7% 2% 126
Virginia 39% 56% 4% 2% 328
Washington 45% 48% 4% 3% 243
West Virginia 28% 63% 2% 6% 136
Wisconsin 50% 46% 2% 3% 199
Wyoming 36% 59% 3% 2% 147

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