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

% of married adults who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 284. 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% 53% 5% 4% 284
Alaska 57% 37% 5% 1% 156
Arizona 58% 31% 3% 7% 318
Arkansas 35% 54% 7% 5% 156
California 64% 29% 4% 3% 1,712
Colorado 66% 26% 3% 4% 287
Connecticut 77% 17% 2% 4% 186
Delaware 64% 29% 3% 4% 148
District of Columbia 76% 19% 2% 3% 106
Florida 59% 33% 4% 4% 987
Georgia 50% 44% 3% 4% 486
Hawaii 54% 38% 3% 4% 135
Idaho 50% 38% 8% 3% 197
Illinois 60% 32% 4% 4% 666
Indiana 53% 39% 4% 5% 329
Iowa 49% 44% 4% 3% 192
Kansas 51% 39% 8% 2% 172
Kentucky 38% 53% 6% 3% 223
Louisiana 40% 46% 4% 10% 212
Maine 66% 29% 2% 3% 158
Maryland 62% 31% 7% 1% 319
Massachusetts 83% 11% 3% 3% 335
Michigan 57% 35% 7% 1% 501
Minnesota 60% 36% 3% 1% 309
Mississippi 26% 67% 4% 2% 147
Missouri 49% 45% 2% 4% 314
Montana 58% 33% 5% 4% 184
Nebraska 56% 42% 2% < 1% 169
Nevada 64% 32% 3% 1% 145
New Hampshire 72% 21% 3% 4% 154
New Jersey 70% 22% 4% 4% 462
New Mexico 55% 36% 4% 6% 143
New York 64% 26% 5% 4% 920
North Carolina 49% 43% 5% 3% 565
North Dakota 50% 40% 7% 3% 184
Ohio 54% 38% 5% 4% 582
Oklahoma 49% 47% 3% 2% 202
Oregon 63% 30% 5% 2% 209
Pennsylvania 57% 36% 4% 3% 706
Rhode Island 66% 22% 5% 7% 147
South Carolina 47% 45% 5% 3% 252
South Dakota 54% 36% 6% 4% 161
Tennessee 32% 62% 3% 3% 382
Texas 52% 40% 4% 4% 1,347
Utah 46% 46% 6% 3% 182
Vermont 79% 17% 3% 1% 170
Virginia 53% 42% 4% 2% 511
Washington 61% 33% 3% 2% 346
West Virginia 41% 53% 4% 2% 145
Wisconsin 62% 35% 1% 2% 348
Wyoming 47% 45% 4% 3% 176

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