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

% of moderates who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 56% 36% 4% 4% 144
Alaska 78% 17% 3% 3% 100
Arizona 74% 14% 6% 5% 213
Arkansas 57% 30% 9% 4% 118
California 75% 19% 4% 2% 1,257
Colorado 81% 13% 3% 2% 167
Connecticut 81% 14% 2% 3% 139
Delaware 78% 16% 3% 3% 116
District of Columbia 69% 29% 1% 2% 112
Florida 72% 19% 6% 4% 662
Georgia 63% 30% 3% 4% 308
Hawaii 77% 19% 1% 3% 122
Idaho 77% 15% 4% 4% 104
Illinois 73% 21% 3% 2% 441
Indiana 63% 26% 6% 5% 217
Iowa 72% 21% 5% 2% 101
Kansas 68% 21% 10% < 1% 102
Kentucky 57% 29% 9% 5% 130
Louisiana 59% 27% 7% 7% 131
Maryland 76% 20% 2% 2% 244
Massachusetts 83% 11% 3% 3% 248
Michigan 74% 19% 4% 3% 324
Minnesota 74% 25% 1% 1% 191
Missouri 76% 21% 2% 1% 206
Nevada 75% 21% 2% 2% 108
New Hampshire 87% 10% 1% 2% 105
New Jersey 76% 18% 3% 3% 329
New Mexico 80% 16% 4% 1% 106
New York 78% 16% 3% 3% 641
North Carolina 68% 24% 4% 4% 331
Ohio 69% 23% 3% 5% 395
Oklahoma 66% 25% 6% 2% 138
Oregon 74% 20% 5% 1% 137
Pennsylvania 72% 20% 5% 3% 462
Rhode Island 79% 14% 2% 4% 112
South Carolina 61% 32% 3% 4% 170
South Dakota 62% 32% 2% 4% 103
Tennessee 52% 43% 2% 3% 179
Texas 69% 25% 3% 3% 815
Virginia 74% 22% 2% 1% 323
Washington 72% 22% 2% 4% 230
Wisconsin 80% 16% 2% 2% 211

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