State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by views about homosexuality (2014) Switch to: Views about homosexuality among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state

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Views about homosexualityAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingSample size
Should be accepted1%< 1%3%1%13%2%2%< 1%< 1%7%3%< 1%< 1%4%2%1%1%1%1%< 1%2%3%3%1%1%2%< 1%1%1%< 1%3%< 1%6%3%< 1%3%1%1%5%< 1%1%< 1%1%8%1%< 1%2%2%< 1%2%< 1%5,465
Should be discouraged3%< 1%2%1%8%2%1%< 1%< 1%5%4%< 1%1%3%3%1%1%2%2%< 1%2%1%3%2%2%2%< 1%1%1%< 1%2%1%3%3%< 1%4%2%1%4%< 1%2%< 1%4%9%1%< 1%3%2%1%2%< 1%5,777
Neither/both equally2%< 1%3%1%9%2%< 1%< 1%< 1%7%4%< 1%< 1%3%2%1%2%2%2%< 1%3%1%5%1%1%1%< 1%1%< 1%1%2%1%6%4%< 1%5%1%3%6%< 1%2%< 1%1%7%2%< 1%3%2%< 1%1%< 1%523
Don't know2%< 1%4%1%9%2%1%1%< 1%6%3%< 1%1%5%3%< 1%1%1%4%< 1%< 1%1%3%1%< 1%4%1%1%< 1%1%3%1%6%3%< 1%4%< 1%1%5%2%< 1%< 1%2%10%< 1%< 1%1%2%1%1%< 1%441
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