Views about homosexuality among men by state (2014) Switch to: State among men by views about homosexuality

% of men who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 256. 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 38% 57% 4% 1% 256
Alaska 54% 37% 8% 1% 152
Arizona 56% 30% 7% 7% 352
Arkansas 46% 50% 3% 1% 163
California 66% 27% 4% 3% 1,868
Colorado 64% 25% 5% 7% 283
Connecticut 73% 25% 1% 2% 190
Delaware 63% 32% < 1% 4% 127
District of Columbia 72% 22% 4% 2% 146
Florida 59% 31% 5% 4% 1,051
Georgia 53% 39% 4% 4% 469
Hawaii 57% 36% 4% 3% 161
Idaho 53% 38% 4% 5% 155
Illinois 58% 35% 4% 4% 656
Indiana 51% 38% 5% 7% 330
Iowa 53% 40% 3% 3% 175
Kansas 51% 41% 6% 2% 171
Kentucky 42% 51% 6% 2% 210
Louisiana 50% 38% 5% 6% 231
Maine 69% 27% 2% 2% 136
Maryland 60% 32% 5% 3% 325
Massachusetts 77% 18% 2% 2% 348
Michigan 58% 33% 6% 3% 477
Minnesota 61% 34% 4% 1% 273
Mississippi 38% 57% 4% 1% 153
Missouri 49% 43% 3% 5% 324
Montana 54% 39% 4% 3% 174
Nebraska 51% 41% 3% 5% 154
Nevada 67% 29% 2% 2% 183
New Hampshire 60% 31% 6% 3% 142
New Jersey 68% 24% 4% 4% 426
New Mexico 47% 42% 6% 6% 153
New York 68% 26% 4% 3% 878
North Carolina 49% 42% 6% 3% 509
North Dakota 51% 40% 7% 2% 191
Ohio 52% 39% 4% 5% 533
Oklahoma 46% 47% 4% 3% 194
Oregon 61% 30% 6% 3% 207
Pennsylvania 57% 35% 5% 4% 633
Rhode Island 60% 31% 5% 5% 143
South Carolina 48% 47% 3% 2% 226
South Dakota 50% 42% 3% 4% 155
Tennessee 37% 59% 3% 2% 337
Texas 54% 38% 5% 3% 1,325
Utah 52% 40% 4% 3% 172
Vermont 77% 18% 3% 3% 162
Virginia 59% 36% 4% 1% 465
Washington 63% 31% 3% 3% 344
West Virginia 40% 53% 4% 3% 150
Wisconsin 63% 34% 2% 2% 311
Wyoming 48% 45% 4% 3% 165

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