Educational distribution 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 educational group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who have completed…

Metro areaHigh school or lessSome collegeCollegePost-graduate degreeSample size
Atlanta Metro Area35%30%19%16%303
Baltimore Metro Area34%25%23%18%167
Boston Metro Area29%26%26%20%397
Chicago Metro Area32%31%23%14%604
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area40%31%19%10%372
Detroit Metro Area40%30%16%14%220
Houston Metro Area44%27%18%12%282
Los Angeles Metro Area40%29%19%11%773
Miami Metro Area38%30%19%13%328
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area29%32%26%13%236
New York City Metro Area34%27%22%18%1,294
Philadelphia Metro Area35%28%20%17%535
Phoenix Metro Area38%34%17%11%256
Pittsburgh Metro Area36%32%21%11%169
Providence Metro Area38%30%20%12%264
Riverside, CA Metro Area49%34%11%6%233
San Diego Metro Area30%39%19%13%218
San Francisco Metro Area25%30%25%21%402
Seattle Metro Area31%33%22%14%264
St. Louis Metro Area36%31%21%12%175
Tampa Metro Area43%32%13%12%220
Washington, DC Metro Area24%25%24%27%673
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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