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

% of Evangelical Protestants who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 26% 69% 3% 3% 245
Arizona 50% 35% 4% 11% 171
Arkansas 30% 64% 5% 1% 145
California 40% 49% 5% 5% 718
Colorado 46% 44% 3% 7% 126
Florida 39% 51% 6% 4% 461
Georgia 37% 53% 4% 5% 364
Illinois 37% 55% 6% 1% 272
Indiana 30% 62% 5% 3% 208
Kentucky 29% 58% 7% 6% 213
Louisiana 28% 61% 4% 7% 120
Maryland 41% 54% 2% 2% 108
Michigan 39% 51% 6% 3% 240
Minnesota 36% 62% 1% 1% 110
Mississippi 23% 72% 3% 1% 134
Missouri 33% 57% 3% 7% 222
New York 37% 52% 7% 4% 182
North Carolina 30% 58% 8% 4% 345
Ohio 37% 54% 4% 5% 321
Oklahoma 37% 56% 5% 2% 188
Oregon 43% 48% 5% 4% 116
Pennsylvania 33% 59% 5% 3% 248
South Carolina 31% 63% 4% 2% 169
Tennessee 27% 67% 3% 2% 348
Texas 35% 58% 3% 4% 821
Virginia 36% 59% 4% 2% 243
Washington 37% 56% 4% 2% 166
West Virginia 29% 62% 7% 2% 117
Wisconsin 48% 46% 1% 5% 135

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