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

% of republicans and Republican leaners who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 34% 62% 2% 2% 268
Alaska 43% 50% 6% 2% 138
Arizona 52% 37% 4% 7% 291
Arkansas 35% 59% 4% 2% 140
California 56% 35% 4% 4% 1,203
Colorado 52% 40% 4% 4% 213
Connecticut 59% 38% 2% 1% 124
Florida 58% 36% 3% 3% 812
Georgia 47% 48% 2% 3% 416
Idaho 40% 49% 10% 2% 157
Illinois 51% 44% 3% 3% 460
Indiana 43% 48% 5% 4% 286
Iowa 42% 50% 4% 4% 140
Kansas 42% 49% 7% 2% 158
Kentucky 29% 55% 10% 6% 188
Louisiana 41% 47% 4% 8% 198
Maine 52% 40% 1% 6% 108
Maryland 52% 40% 7% 1% 192
Massachusetts 75% 20% 3% 2% 197
Michigan 45% 47% 6% 2% 336
Minnesota 52% 45% 2% 1% 215
Mississippi 31% 63% 4% 2% 142
Missouri 45% 47% 3% 5% 266
Montana 48% 45% 1% 6% 155
Nebraska 40% 53% 4% 3% 156
Nevada 50% 44% 3% 3% 133
New Hampshire 50% 39% 7% 4% 116
New Jersey 63% 29% 4% 4% 297
New Mexico 39% 54% 4% 4% 106
New York 58% 33% 6% 2% 604
North Carolina 42% 48% 6% 4% 412
North Dakota 46% 47% 6% 2% 176
Ohio 47% 45% 4% 3% 485
Oklahoma 44% 48% 5% 3% 177
Oregon 43% 47% 8% 2% 141
Pennsylvania 48% 43% 5% 4% 546
South Carolina 41% 51% 6% 1% 218
South Dakota 42% 52% 3% 4% 169
Tennessee 29% 66% 4% 1% 333
Texas 47% 47% 4% 3% 1,080
Utah 39% 57% 2% 2% 174
Virginia 43% 51% 4% 2% 389
Washington 48% 48% 2% 2% 236
West Virginia 32% 60% 3% 5% 125
Wisconsin 52% 44% 1% 3% 263
Wyoming 42% 51% 2% 5% 190

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