Views about homosexuality among conservatives by state (2014) Switch to: State among conservatives by views about homosexuality

% of conservatives who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 28% 67% 3% 3% 267
Alaska 33% 55% 9% 2% 115
Arizona 44% 47% 3% 6% 264
Arkansas 26% 71% 1% 1% 130
California 50% 41% 5% 5% 1,134
Colorado 41% 47% 6% 6% 170
Connecticut 60% 34% 2% 4% 110
Florida 49% 43% 4% 4% 760
Georgia 39% 52% 5% 3% 417
Idaho 40% 50% 7% 2% 138
Illinois 45% 47% 4% 4% 459
Indiana 39% 52% 5% 4% 276
Iowa 40% 55% 3% 3% 142
Kansas 33% 53% 8% 6% 132
Kentucky 23% 68% 6% 4% 189
Louisiana 43% 47% 6% 5% 234
Maryland 42% 49% 9% 1% 170
Massachusetts 69% 26% 3% 2% 160
Michigan 38% 52% 9% 2% 342
Minnesota 42% 53% 4% 2% 192
Mississippi 18% 77% 4% 1% 150
Missouri 36% 55% 3% 7% 251
Montana 41% 53% 2% 5% 138
Nebraska 33% 57% 5% 4% 132
Nevada 55% 40% 2% 2% 116
New Hampshire 43% 44% 8% 5% 102
New Jersey 55% 38% 2% 5% 271
New Mexico 34% 56% 6% 5% 106
New York 50% 39% 6% 5% 606
North Carolina 34% 53% 7% 6% 411
North Dakota 46% 47% 6% 1% 161
Ohio 40% 51% 5% 4% 456
Oklahoma 32% 63% 3% 3% 162
Oregon 41% 52% 7% 1% 125
Pennsylvania 45% 48% 4% 3% 498
South Carolina 37% 56% 5% 3% 218
South Dakota 41% 50% 6% 3% 139
Tennessee 22% 73% 3% 2% 322
Texas 40% 51% 5% 4% 1,050
Utah 34% 61% 2% 2% 150
Virginia 37% 57% 4% 2% 344
Washington 39% 54% 5% 2% 215
West Virginia 31% 61% 4% 4% 139
Wisconsin 44% 51% 1% 3% 247
Wyoming 34% 59% 3% 4% 143

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