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

% of blacks who say homosexuality…

State Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 105. 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 55% 38% 4% 2% 105
California 55% 38% 7% 1% 206
District of Columbia 53% 39% 4% 4% 119
Florida 52% 40% 4% 5% 227
Georgia 48% 44% 3% 4% 251
Illinois 56% 37% 5% 2% 156
Louisiana 50% 36% 10% 3% 119
Maryland 61% 31% 5% 3% 156
Michigan 50% 39% 8% 3% 123
Mississippi 44% 49% 7% 1% 103
New York 56% 37% 3% 4% 240
North Carolina 51% 35% 8% 6% 183
Ohio 57% 35% 1% 6% 102
Pennsylvania 61% 29% 6% 4% 112
South Carolina 53% 41% 2% 4% 112
Texas 43% 50% 5% 3% 263
Virginia 62% 33% 3% 2% 119

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