Views about homosexuality among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about homosexuality

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 56% 35% 5% 4% 181
Alaska 88% 9% 1% 1% 107
Arizona 76% 15% 6% 3% 243
Arkansas 57% 36% 5% 3% 122
California 79% 17% 3% 2% 1,856
Colorado 85% 10% 2% 3% 211
Connecticut 86% 10% 1% 3% 193
Delaware 69% 24% 3% 4% 161
District of Columbia 78% 19% 1% 1% 223
Florida 72% 21% 4% 2% 872
Georgia 63% 31% 2% 3% 396
Hawaii 76% 19% 2% 3% 159
Idaho 83% 15% 2% < 1% 111
Illinois 73% 22% 3% 2% 632
Indiana 65% 29% 3% 3% 254
Iowa 73% 23% 2% 2% 136
Kentucky 62% 32% 3% 3% 195
Louisiana 62% 30% 5% 3% 200
Maine 84% 11% 5% 1% 152
Maryland 73% 22% 3% 2% 372
Massachusetts 85% 10% 2% 3% 404
Michigan 72% 20% 6% 2% 470
Minnesota 78% 19% 2% 2% 273
Mississippi 46% 52% 1% < 1% 128
Missouri 71% 24% 2% 3% 271
Montana 85% 12% 2% 1% 107
Nebraska 81% 16% < 1% 3% 112
Nevada 82% 16% 2% < 1% 133
New Hampshire 90% 6% 2% 2% 141
New Jersey 79% 16% 2% 3% 444
New Mexico 79% 16% 4% 1% 164
New York 80% 16% 2% 2% 1,025
North Carolina 69% 23% 4% 4% 458
North Dakota 73% 19% 7% 2% 108
Ohio 74% 20% 2% 3% 472
Oklahoma 63% 32% 3% 2% 161
Oregon 83% 11% 3% 3% 207
Pennsylvania 76% 19% 2% 2% 641
Rhode Island 88% 10% 1% 1% 153
South Carolina 64% 33% 2% 2% 188
South Dakota 77% 17% 3% 2% 109
Tennessee 54% 43% 1% 3% 232
Texas 68% 27% 2% 3% 979
Utah 90% 8% < 1% 1% 100
Vermont 92% 7% < 1% 1% 178
Virginia 79% 19% 1% 1% 357
Washington 86% 11% 2% 1% 338
West Virginia 57% 40% 1% 2% 139
Wisconsin 83% 14% 2% 2% 242

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