Views about homosexuality among whites by region (2014) Switch to: Region among whites by views about homosexuality

% of whites who say homosexuality…

Region Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,000. 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.
Northeast 72% 21% 3% 3% 5,000
South 54% 39% 4% 3% 8,159
Midwest 61% 32% 4% 3% 6,073
West 68% 25% 4% 3% 5,668

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