Views about homosexuality among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally by views about homosexuality

% of adults who say their holy scripture is the word of God but should not be taken literally who say homosexuality…

Metro area Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 64% 28% 5% 3% 160
Boston Metro Area 78% 17% 3% 2% 111
Chicago Metro Area 69% 23% 4% 4% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 58% 34% 4% 4% 196
Detroit Metro Area 60% 34% 3% 4% 103
Houston Metro Area 65% 32% 2% 1% 133
Los Angeles Metro Area 66% 26% 5% 2% 282
Miami Metro Area 65% 26% 7% 1% 122
New York City Metro Area 68% 23% 5% 5% 453
Philadelphia Metro Area 76% 19% 4% 1% 218
Phoenix Metro Area 55% 30% 7% 9% 121
Providence Metro Area 68% 24% 3% 6% 105
Riverside, CA Metro Area 65% 25% 8% 2% 104
Washington, DC Metro Area 69% 26% 3% 2% 227

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