Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 32% 59% 4% 4% 380
Alaska 54% 37% 7% 2% 178
Arizona 56% 31% 7% 6% 404
Arkansas 38% 53% 5% 4% 202
California 62% 30% 4% 3% 2,151
Colorado 59% 31% 4% 5% 288
Connecticut 72% 23% 1% 4% 188
Delaware 65% 31% 1% 3% 167
District of Columbia 67% 27% 2% 4% 153
Florida 60% 32% 5% 3% 1,255
Georgia 49% 44% 4% 3% 648
Hawaii 57% 35% 2% 5% 195
Idaho 46% 42% 8% 4% 207
Illinois 59% 34% 4% 3% 749
Indiana 45% 45% 6% 4% 388
Iowa 53% 40% 6% 2% 185
Kansas 47% 39% 9% 5% 195
Kentucky 40% 50% 7% 3% 278
Louisiana 47% 38% 7% 8% 307
Maine 62% 33% 2% 3% 148
Maryland 60% 33% 5% 2% 368
Massachusetts 75% 17% 3% 5% 324
Michigan 52% 39% 6% 2% 575
Minnesota 62% 33% 4% 1% 328
Mississippi 34% 59% 6% 1% 219
Missouri 49% 44% 2% 5% 386
Montana 51% 39% 5% 5% 171
Nebraska 49% 44% 3% 4% 188
Nevada 63% 32% 3% 2% 195
New Hampshire 70% 25% 3% 2% 147
New Jersey 66% 27% 3% 4% 507
New Mexico 52% 40% 4% 3% 192
New York 63% 28% 5% 4% 1,019
North Carolina 47% 42% 6% 5% 684
North Dakota 50% 43% 5% 2% 189
Ohio 53% 39% 4% 4% 683
Oklahoma 47% 45% 5% 2% 259
Oregon 58% 32% 6% 4% 238
Pennsylvania 55% 36% 5% 4% 781
Rhode Island 66% 22% 4% 7% 168
South Carolina 44% 48% 5% 3% 352
South Dakota 54% 40% 3% 3% 195
Tennessee 32% 61% 3% 4% 476
Texas 49% 43% 4% 4% 1,633
Utah 47% 45% 3% 5% 221
Vermont 71% 24% 3% 2% 153
Virginia 52% 42% 4% 2% 512
Washington 58% 37% 3% 2% 406
West Virginia 42% 51% 4% 3% 204
Wisconsin 61% 34% 1% 3% 323
Wyoming 44% 47% 6% 3% 193

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