Views about homosexuality among adults who say humans always existed in present form by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say humans always existed in present form by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 29% 63% 4% 4% 240
Arizona 43% 46% 4% 7% 213
Arkansas 29% 65% 4% 2% 143
California 47% 44% 4% 4% 962
Colorado 42% 45% 6% 6% 150
Florida 44% 47% 5% 4% 651
Georgia 35% 58% 4% 3% 376
Idaho 32% 59% 8% 1% 118
Illinois 44% 47% 5% 4% 389
Indiana 32% 60% 5% 3% 242
Iowa 38% 54% 5% 3% 101
Kansas 41% 49% 9% 1% 123
Kentucky 22% 65% 9% 4% 195
Louisiana 31% 57% 6% 6% 173
Maryland 35% 54% 7% 4% 163
Massachusetts 67% 27% 3% 4% 117
Michigan 41% 53% 4% 2% 335
Minnesota 36% 60% 2% 1% 182
Mississippi 27% 68% 4% 1% 165
Missouri 39% 57% 2% 2% 235
Montana 33% 57% 4% 5% 105
Nebraska 43% 50% 2% 5% 100
New Jersey 52% 41% 5% 2% 242
New York 53% 38% 4% 4% 535
North Carolina 35% 52% 9% 4% 357
North Dakota 44% 51% 2% 2% 125
Ohio 40% 51% 5% 4% 397
Oklahoma 38% 56% 3% 3% 165
Oregon 38% 51% 7% 5% 111
Pennsylvania 39% 53% 5% 3% 464
South Carolina 32% 59% 6% 3% 214
South Dakota 42% 49% 6% 3% 119
Tennessee 27% 68% 2% 3% 317
Texas 38% 55% 3% 4% 959
Utah 36% 56% 6% 2% 117
Virginia 37% 56% 4% 3% 284
Washington 39% 58% 1% 1% 190
West Virginia 26% 66% 4% 3% 142
Wisconsin 40% 56% 1% 3% 190
Wyoming 27% 64% 5% 3% 106

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