Views about homosexuality among adults with an education level of high school or less by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with an education level of high school or less by views about homosexuality

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 169. 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.
Alabama 37% 55% 4% 3% 169
Arizona 62% 29% 6% 4% 179
Arkansas 43% 51% 3% 3% 136
California 63% 29% 4% 5% 1,015
Colorado 52% 34% 4% 10% 115
Florida 58% 33% 4% 5% 619
Georgia 49% 40% 5% 5% 321
Illinois 54% 39% 2% 4% 381
Indiana 48% 45% 4% 3% 262
Iowa 44% 46% 4% 7% 107
Kentucky 36% 50% 9% 5% 195
Louisiana 48% 42% 4% 6% 179
Maine 64% 30% 2% 4% 101
Maryland 57% 33% 7% 3% 149
Massachusetts 78% 14% 3% 5% 175
Michigan 59% 34% 5% 2% 291
Minnesota 55% 43% 1% 1% 135
Mississippi 40% 55% 4% 1% 109
Missouri 53% 41% 3% 4% 211
New Jersey 64% 28% 3% 5% 244
New Mexico 56% 32% 7% 5% 104
New York 59% 32% 5% 4% 553
North Carolina 44% 45% 5% 6% 294
Ohio 55% 37% 4% 4% 388
Oklahoma 49% 42% 5% 4% 156
Oregon 58% 33% 4% 5% 101
Pennsylvania 53% 39% 4% 4% 479
South Carolina 45% 49% 5% 1% 180
Tennessee 35% 57% 4% 4% 221
Texas 55% 37% 4% 5% 849
Virginia 52% 46% 1% < 1% 201
Washington 64% 31% 2% 2% 174
West Virginia 35% 56% 5% 5% 135
Wisconsin 60% 37% 1% 2% 196

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