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

% of who believe in Hell who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 34% 60% 3% 3% 367
Alaska 51% 40% 6% 3% 144
Arizona 56% 34% 6% 5% 330
Arkansas 39% 52% 5% 4% 232
California 59% 33% 4% 4% 1,669
Colorado 52% 38% 4% 6% 235
Connecticut 65% 30% 2% 3% 160
Delaware 59% 36% 3% 2% 168
District of Columbia 56% 37% 2% 5% 132
Florida 55% 36% 5% 4% 1,087
Georgia 45% 46% 5% 4% 634
Hawaii 56% 39% 1% 4% 146
Idaho 47% 46% 6% 1% 171
Illinois 54% 39% 3% 3% 713
Indiana 49% 44% 4% 3% 417
Iowa 47% 49% 4% 1% 192
Kansas 51% 38% 8% 3% 192
Kentucky 36% 53% 7% 4% 321
Louisiana 46% 43% 6% 6% 318
Maine 58% 35% 2% 5% 123
Maryland 53% 40% 6% 1% 304
Massachusetts 71% 21% 4% 4% 231
Michigan 54% 38% 6% 2% 571
Minnesota 52% 43% 3% 2% 303
Mississippi 33% 61% 5% 1% 243
Missouri 48% 46% 1% 4% 413
Montana 46% 43% 5% 6% 149
Nebraska 50% 43% 3% 3% 191
Nevada 58% 37% 3% 3% 154
New Hampshire 60% 30% 5% 5% 118
New Jersey 63% 31% 3% 3% 432
New Mexico 45% 46% 5% 4% 149
New York 61% 31% 4% 4% 886
North Carolina 47% 43% 6% 4% 664
North Dakota 50% 44% 4% 2% 218
Ohio 51% 41% 4% 4% 669
Oklahoma 45% 47% 4% 4% 258
Oregon 47% 42% 8% 4% 170
Pennsylvania 51% 41% 4% 3% 756
Rhode Island 65% 27% 5% 3% 141
South Carolina 44% 51% 4% 2% 332
South Dakota 52% 41% 4% 3% 191
Tennessee 32% 63% 3% 2% 483
Texas 47% 46% 4% 3% 1,612
Utah 43% 50% 4% 3% 139
Virginia 47% 48% 3% 2% 503
Washington 52% 41% 4% 3% 302
West Virginia 37% 54% 5% 4% 229
Wisconsin 57% 41% 1% 2% 327
Wyoming 47% 44% 7% 3% 182

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