Views about homosexuality among 50-64 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 50-64 year olds by views about homosexuality

% of 50-64 year olds who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 35% 61% 3% 1% 174
Arizona 57% 28% 7% 8% 192
California 65% 27% 5% 3% 1,020
Colorado 64% 26% 3% 7% 138
Connecticut 77% 16% 3% 4% 106
Florida 58% 34% 5% 3% 562
Georgia 50% 42% 4% 4% 274
Hawaii 59% 27% 5% 9% 111
Idaho 58% 33% 6% 3% 101
Illinois 62% 32% 2% 4% 370
Indiana 50% 43% 3% 4% 205
Iowa 57% 35% 4% 4% 114
Kentucky 38% 51% 5% 6% 124
Louisiana 45% 49% 2% 4% 130
Maine 61% 32% 6% 1% 103
Maryland 63% 30% 5% 2% 195
Massachusetts 78% 14% 6% 3% 191
Michigan 57% 34% 6% 3% 310
Minnesota 55% 39% 4% 2% 177
Missouri 55% 41% 2% 1% 194
New Jersey 75% 20% 2% 3% 255
New Mexico 52% 37% 4% 7% 107
New York 69% 23% 6% 2% 556
North Carolina 47% 41% 5% 7% 320
Ohio 52% 37% 5% 6% 361
Oklahoma 43% 47% 5% 5% 127
Oregon 48% 33% 14% 5% 125
Pennsylvania 60% 33% 5% 2% 408
South Carolina 54% 42% 1% 4% 134
Tennessee 32% 58% 4% 6% 211
Texas 48% 44% 5% 3% 717
Virginia 54% 41% 4% 1% 258
Washington 73% 25% 1% 1% 200
Wisconsin 58% 36% 3% 3% 182
Wyoming 48% 46% 3% 3% 106

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