Views about homosexuality among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by views about homosexuality

% of adults who seldom or never read scripture who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 68% 28% 4% < 1% 109
Alaska 77% 19% 3% 2% 166
Arizona 77% 12% 7% 4% 299
California 83% 12% 3% 3% 1,943
Colorado 78% 13% 5% 4% 271
Connecticut 82% 14% 1% 3% 232
Delaware 86% 11% 3% 1% 150
District of Columbia 89% 7% 3% 1% 158
Florida 77% 16% 3% 3% 912
Georgia 75% 20% 1% 3% 300
Hawaii 72% 20% 2% 6% 165
Idaho 74% 17% 6% 4% 130
Illinois 79% 16% 2% 3% 638
Indiana 70% 20% 4% 6% 284
Iowa 72% 21% 4% 3% 161
Kansas 70% 22% 8% < 1% 133
Kentucky 62% 22% 9% 7% 162
Louisiana 67% 21% 6% 6% 152
Maine 79% 16% 3% 3% 196
Maryland 83% 12% 4% 1% 303
Massachusetts 90% 8% 1% 1% 476
Michigan 78% 16% 5% 2% 457
Minnesota 78% 19% 2% < 1% 276
Missouri 75% 19% 4% 3% 258
Montana 82% 13% 3% 2% 156
Nebraska 75% 20% 3% 2% 152
Nevada 84% 11% 2% 2% 162
New Hampshire 82% 12% 2% 4% 193
New Jersey 84% 11% 3% 3% 498
New Mexico 78% 15% 5% 2% 140
New York 80% 14% 3% 3% 1,103
North Carolina 74% 19% 3% 3% 347
North Dakota 70% 23% 6% 1% 171
Ohio 76% 17% 3% 4% 503
Oklahoma 65% 27% 3% 5% 126
Oregon 82% 10% 4% 3% 226
Pennsylvania 80% 15% 3% 2% 672
Rhode Island 83% 13% 2% 2% 189
South Carolina 80% 15% 2% 2% 151
South Dakota 72% 21% 4% 3% 139
Tennessee 73% 22% 2% 3% 162
Texas 76% 18% 4% 3% 900
Utah 88% 6% 3% 2% 104
Vermont 88% 8% 3% 2% 215
Virginia 82% 15% 2% 1% 359
Washington 85% 11% 2% 2% 375
West Virginia 69% 26% 3% 2% 111
Wisconsin 78% 20% 2% 1% 324
Wyoming 68% 25% 5% 2% 133

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