Views about size of government among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged by views about size of government

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Alabama 67% 30% 1% 3% 270
Arizona 73% 25% 1% 1% 176
Arkansas 64% 33% < 1% 4% 149
California 49% 45% 3% 2% 865
Colorado 72% 25% 1% 2% 124
Florida 57% 35% 3% 4% 580
Georgia 58% 38% 2% 3% 377
Idaho 83% 15% < 1% 2% 112
Illinois 59% 37% 2% 2% 386
Indiana 67% 29% 1% 3% 234
Iowa 71% 28% < 1% 1% 122
Kansas 70% 19% 3% 7% 112
Kentucky 66% 28% 4% 2% 206
Louisiana 54% 42% 1% 3% 175
Maryland 58% 38% < 1% 4% 164
Michigan 74% 23% 2% 1% 307
Minnesota 66% 27% 2% 5% 178
Mississippi 61% 33% 1% 5% 168
Missouri 76% 20% 1% 3% 231
Montana 88% 12% < 1% < 1% 107
Nebraska 78% 19% < 1% 2% 107
New Jersey 51% 46% 1% 3% 194
New York 47% 46% 2% 5% 419
North Carolina 66% 29% 1% 4% 364
North Dakota 75% 19% 1% 5% 132
Ohio 74% 20% 4% 3% 375
Oklahoma 72% 22% 2% 4% 178
Oregon 74% 21% < 1% 4% 109
Pennsylvania 65% 28% 3% 4% 401
South Carolina 62% 31% 1% 5% 206
South Dakota 85% 12% 2% 1% 104
Tennessee 64% 29% 2% 5% 350
Texas 56% 38% 2% 3% 962
Utah 85% 11% 1% 4% 126
Virginia 70% 26% 2% 2% 288
Washington 73% 20% 3% 4% 182
West Virginia 66% 28% 3% 3% 142
Wisconsin 76% 21% 1% 2% 188
Wyoming 84% 12% 2% 3% 126

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