Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who read scripture at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who read scripture 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 31% 61% 4% 5% 295
Arizona 40% 47% 5% 9% 246
Arkansas 33% 59% 5% 3% 162
California 45% 47% 5% 4% 1,084
Colorado 40% 51% 3% 7% 152
Florida 45% 45% 6% 4% 702
Georgia 36% 54% 5% 5% 473
Idaho 39% 52% 7% 2% 132
Illinois 40% 51% 5% 4% 409
Indiana 33% 60% 5% 3% 247
Iowa 27% 63% 7% 3% 104
Kansas 32% 53% 9% 6% 109
Kentucky 26% 65% 7% 2% 202
Louisiana 38% 50% 6% 6% 229
Maryland 42% 49% 5% 3% 220
Massachusetts 59% 27% 8% 7% 110
Michigan 35% 55% 7% 2% 332
Minnesota 36% 58% 3% 3% 168
Mississippi 24% 68% 7% 1% 192
Missouri 34% 60% 2% 5% 257
Montana 33% 53% 6% 8% 106
New Jersey 49% 43% 4% 3% 231
New Mexico 39% 56% 3% 2% 115
New York 48% 40% 6% 6% 511
North Carolina 34% 52% 9% 5% 458
Ohio 37% 53% 5% 5% 429
Oklahoma 39% 55% 4% 2% 193
Oregon 36% 55% 5% 4% 121
Pennsylvania 40% 50% 5% 5% 432
South Carolina 33% 58% 5% 4% 252
Tennessee 25% 69% 3% 3% 368
Texas 38% 54% 4% 4% 1,103
Utah 36% 55% 4% 5% 171
Virginia 37% 56% 5% 2% 356
Washington 40% 55% 2% 3% 218
West Virginia 26% 66% 3% 5% 136
Wisconsin 40% 52% 2% 6% 156
Wyoming 30% 63% 5% 2% 115

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