Views about homosexuality among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say religion is very important who say homosexuality…

Metro area Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 302. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Atlanta Metro Area 45% 47% 5% 3% 302
Baltimore Metro Area 47% 42% 9% 2% 128
Boston Metro Area 62% 25% 3% 9% 176
Chicago Metro Area 55% 36% 3% 6% 416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 45% 48% 3% 4% 418
Detroit Metro Area 47% 43% 8% 2% 198
Houston Metro Area 41% 53% 3% 3% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 59% 32% 4% 5% 496
Miami Metro Area 48% 40% 8% 5% 260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 49% 43% 4% 5% 147
New York City Metro Area 58% 34% 4% 5% 822
Philadelphia Metro Area 58% 34% 5% 3% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 52% 33% 10% 5% 196
Pittsburgh Metro Area 56% 35% 6% 4% 132
Providence Metro Area 65% 24% 4% 7% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 53% 37% 5% 4% 198
San Diego Metro Area 55% 40% 2% 3% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 67% 30% 3% 1% 144
Seattle Metro Area 56% 37% 4% 2% 131
St. Louis Metro Area 51% 37% 3% 9% 153
Tampa Metro Area 56% 34% 6% 3% 161
Washington, DC Metro Area 59% 33% 5% 3% 423

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