Views about homosexuality among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by views about homosexuality

% of who believe in Heaven who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 428. 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 37% 55% 4% 4% 428
Alaska 55% 37% 5% 3% 176
Arizona 57% 32% 6% 5% 448
Arkansas 43% 48% 5% 4% 258
California 62% 30% 4% 3% 2,213
Colorado 58% 32% 5% 5% 291
Connecticut 72% 24% 1% 3% 237
Delaware 61% 33% 3% 3% 224
District of Columbia 63% 30% 3% 4% 181
Florida 59% 32% 5% 4% 1,367
Georgia 48% 43% 4% 4% 747
Hawaii 60% 33% 3% 4% 186
Idaho 52% 39% 8% 1% 221
Illinois 59% 34% 4% 4% 929
Indiana 51% 41% 4% 4% 496
Iowa 55% 40% 4% 2% 241
Kansas 55% 33% 8% 4% 231
Kentucky 38% 48% 9% 5% 355
Louisiana 47% 41% 7% 6% 367
Maine 66% 26% 2% 6% 177
Maryland 59% 34% 6% 2% 416
Massachusetts 74% 18% 3% 4% 368
Michigan 57% 35% 6% 3% 707
Minnesota 60% 37% 2% 2% 411
Mississippi 37% 57% 5% 1% 269
Missouri 54% 40% 2% 4% 489
Montana 56% 36% 5% 4% 204
Nebraska 55% 40% 3% 3% 242
Nevada 64% 31% 3% 2% 202
New Hampshire 65% 28% 3% 4% 164
New Jersey 67% 27% 2% 4% 606
New Mexico 50% 42% 5% 4% 199
New York 65% 26% 4% 4% 1,249
North Carolina 50% 39% 6% 4% 774
North Dakota 54% 41% 3% 2% 267
Ohio 55% 37% 4% 4% 862
Oklahoma 47% 46% 3% 3% 310
Oregon 56% 34% 7% 3% 229
Pennsylvania 56% 36% 4% 4% 977
Rhode Island 69% 22% 4% 5% 207
South Carolina 47% 45% 5% 3% 386
South Dakota 58% 34% 5% 3% 233
Tennessee 36% 59% 3% 3% 531
Texas 52% 41% 4% 4% 1,918
Utah 49% 43% 4% 3% 238
Vermont 67% 26% 4% 2% 155
Virginia 55% 40% 4% 2% 622
Washington 57% 37% 4% 3% 419
West Virginia 39% 53% 4% 4% 251
Wisconsin 61% 36% 2% 2% 423
Wyoming 49% 41% 6% 4% 236

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