Views about human evolution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by views about human evolution

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State Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 27% 34% 4% 34% 1% 197
Alaska 46% 27% 4% 18% 5% 192
Arizona 44% 26% 2% 23% 4% 411
Arkansas 31% 35% 4% 30% 1% 137
California 51% 22% 4% 20% 3% 2,580
Colorado 49% 26% 4% 19% 1% 337
Connecticut 45% 29% 4% 21% 2% 291
Delaware 52% 21% 4% 21% 2% 209
District of Columbia 55% 23% 7% 13% 2% 231
Florida 42% 28% 5% 23% 3% 1,283
Georgia 37% 30% 4% 25% 4% 522
Hawaii 51% 22% 6% 20% 1% 214
Idaho 40% 33% 5% 19% 4% 185
Illinois 48% 26% 3% 21% 1% 850
Indiana 42% 30% 2% 22% 4% 359
Iowa 46% 26% 4% 20% 4% 184
Kansas 41% 25% 4% 27% 3% 170
Kentucky 44% 27% 3% 21% 6% 186
Louisiana 34% 35% 3% 23% 5% 247
Maine 59% 15% 4% 17% 4% 218
Maryland 52% 29% 2% 15% 2% 435
Massachusetts 54% 22% 6% 15% 3% 574
Michigan 43% 26% 4% 23% 3% 595
Minnesota 47% 26% 7% 19% 3% 362
Mississippi 33% 25% 5% 35% 2% 121
Missouri 42% 26% 4% 26% 1% 371
Montana 53% 25% 3% 18% 1% 186
Nebraska 43% 26% 3% 23% 4% 188
Nevada 45% 24% 7% 18% 5% 207
New Hampshire 58% 20% 1% 19% 2% 218
New Jersey 47% 25% 4% 21% 2% 627
New Mexico 45% 30% 5% 18% 2% 189
New York 48% 24% 4% 23% 2% 1,396
North Carolina 39% 31% 5% 23% 2% 551
North Dakota 41% 28% 2% 28% 1% 183
Ohio 38% 30% 5% 24% 3% 660
Oklahoma 31% 33% 2% 30% 4% 180
Oregon 53% 22% 5% 16% 4% 278
Pennsylvania 46% 26% 4% 22% 2% 858
Rhode Island 46% 24% 5% 23% 2% 224
South Carolina 37% 29% 2% 28% 4% 251
South Dakota 36% 27% 4% 30% 3% 181
Tennessee 32% 24% 4% 32% 7% 262
Texas 39% 29% 4% 26% 2% 1,366
Utah 41% 29% 4% 24% 2% 169
Vermont 65% 17% 6% 11% 1% 238
Virginia 42% 32% 4% 21% 1% 538
Washington 54% 21% 7% 16% 2% 497
West Virginia 34% 30% 5% 28% 3% 143
Wisconsin 48% 28% 2% 19% 3% 383
Wyoming 42% 29% 7% 18% 3% 164

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