Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about homosexuality

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 419. 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.
Alabama 34% 58% 4% 4% 419
Alaska 46% 43% 8% 4% 167
Arizona 52% 34% 5% 8% 412
Arkansas 36% 55% 6% 4% 234
California 57% 34% 5% 4% 1,965
Colorado 54% 35% 5% 7% 270
Connecticut 67% 27% 2% 5% 192
Delaware 56% 38% 3% 4% 183
District of Columbia 57% 37% 2% 3% 155
Florida 56% 35% 5% 4% 1,285
Georgia 45% 46% 4% 5% 713
Hawaii 58% 35% 3% 4% 181
Idaho 48% 43% 6% 3% 208
Illinois 53% 38% 4% 5% 818
Indiana 43% 48% 5% 4% 425
Iowa 50% 43% 5% 2% 219
Kansas 46% 41% 9% 4% 206
Kentucky 37% 52% 6% 4% 329
Louisiana 46% 42% 7% 5% 342
Maine 57% 34% 4% 5% 154
Maryland 54% 38% 7% 2% 388
Massachusetts 71% 20% 3% 6% 282
Michigan 50% 41% 7% 2% 624
Minnesota 49% 45% 4% 2% 340
Mississippi 36% 59% 4% 1% 254
Missouri 47% 45% 3% 5% 444
Montana 49% 42% 4% 5% 192
Nebraska 50% 43% 4% 3% 213
Nevada 56% 39% 3% 2% 177
New Hampshire 62% 30% 2% 5% 132
New Jersey 63% 30% 3% 4% 500
New Mexico 42% 49% 5% 4% 188
New York 60% 31% 4% 5% 1,060
North Carolina 45% 43% 7% 5% 732
North Dakota 47% 48% 5% 1% 229
Ohio 50% 41% 4% 5% 771
Oklahoma 42% 50% 5% 2% 289
Oregon 53% 38% 7% 3% 218
Pennsylvania 50% 41% 5% 4% 865
Rhode Island 66% 23% 4% 7% 180
South Carolina 43% 50% 5% 3% 376
South Dakota 51% 41% 5% 3% 213
Tennessee 32% 62% 3% 3% 524
Texas 47% 44% 5% 4% 1,774
Utah 41% 51% 4% 5% 202
Vermont 62% 33% 1% 3% 121
Virginia 49% 46% 4% 2% 555
Washington 53% 42% 4% 2% 382
West Virginia 36% 56% 4% 3% 234
Wisconsin 52% 43% 2% 3% 349
Wyoming 46% 44% 5% 5% 219

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