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

% of parents who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 125. 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 43% 46% 5% 6% 125
Arizona 69% 22% 3% 6% 141
California 65% 28% 4% 3% 868
Colorado 70% 19% 5% 6% 150
Florida 65% 27% 5% 4% 434
Georgia 52% 41% 1% 6% 248
Illinois 59% 32% 5% 4% 300
Indiana 59% 31% 5% 5% 152
Kentucky 45% 45% 5% 5% 106
Louisiana 50% 38% 6% 6% 128
Maryland 71% 27% 2% < 1% 156
Massachusetts 83% 11% < 1% 5% 163
Michigan 64% 27% 8% 1% 221
Minnesota 61% 34% 3% 1% 140
Missouri 56% 38% 2% 4% 168
New Jersey 70% 21% 5% 3% 222
New York 71% 22% 3% 4% 402
North Carolina 57% 32% 7% 4% 228
Ohio 60% 32% 4% 4% 272
Pennsylvania 65% 28% 4% 2% 291
South Carolina 56% 37% 5% 2% 117
Tennessee 38% 56% 3% 2% 156
Texas 58% 36% 3% 4% 754
Virginia 65% 30% 4% 1% 228
Washington 64% 29% 4% 3% 157
Wisconsin 72% 27% 1% < 1% 145

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