Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is somewhat important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is somewhat important by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Arizona 72% 17% 6% 5% 146
California 77% 17% 4% 2% 912
Colorado 76% 12% 5% 7% 135
Connecticut 77% 15% 1% 7% 106
Florida 76% 18% 3% 2% 492
Georgia 77% 20% 1% 1% 187
Illinois 74% 20% 4% 2% 326
Indiana 70% 25% 3% 2% 142
Maryland 71% 25% 2% 2% 164
Massachusetts 86% 8% 3% 3% 189
Michigan 74% 20% 4% 2% 247
Minnesota 75% 22% 3% < 1% 153
Missouri 74% 22% 3% 2% 157
New Jersey 81% 12% 5% 3% 247
New York 80% 14% 3% 3% 541
North Carolina 69% 22% 5% 4% 205
Ohio 72% 18% 4% 6% 269
Pennsylvania 76% 17% 3% 4% 340
Tennessee 72% 26% 2% < 1% 112
Texas 76% 17% 4% 3% 545
Virginia 80% 16% 3% 1% 198
Washington 83% 16% 1% < 1% 165
Wisconsin 73% 23% 2% 2% 178

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