Belief in God among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in God

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say they…

Metro areaBelieve in God; absolutely certainBelieve in God; fairly certainBelieve in God; not too/not at all certainBelieve in God; don't knowDo not believe in GodOther/don't know if they believe in GodSample size
Atlanta Metro Area60%20%6%< 1%10%3%305
Baltimore Metro Area44%22%8%< 1%22%4%168
Boston Metro Area37%27%11%1%22%3%399
Chicago Metro Area47%30%7%< 1%13%4%607
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area61%23%4%< 1%10%1%372
Detroit Metro Area55%27%4%< 1%13%2%220
Houston Metro Area55%25%9%< 1%11%1%282
Los Angeles Metro Area46%26%11%2%14%2%782
Miami Metro Area53%22%9%1%13%2%328
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area38%36%5%< 1%16%3%236
New York City Metro Area50%25%8%1%14%3%1,298
Philadelphia Metro Area50%20%9%< 1%17%4%535
Phoenix Metro Area50%25%7%< 1%15%3%257
Pittsburgh Metro Area63%20%7%< 1%8%2%170
Providence Metro Area44%26%9%< 1%17%4%265
Riverside, CA Metro Area57%23%7%< 1%11%2%233
San Diego Metro Area48%25%9%< 1%16%2%220
San Francisco Metro Area36%21%13%2%24%3%403
Seattle Metro Area36%23%11%< 1%25%4%264
St. Louis Metro Area60%22%9%< 1%9%1%175
Tampa Metro Area56%20%7%< 1%15%2%222
Washington, DC Metro Area50%22%8%< 1%16%4%675
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.

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