Views about homosexuality among 50-64 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 50-64 year olds by views about homosexuality

% of 50-64 year olds who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area62%31%5%2%136
Boston Metro Area81%9%5%6%134
Chicago Metro Area66%28%3%3%231
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area48%44%4%4%186
Detroit Metro Area64%28%6%3%131
Houston Metro Area52%41%5%2%136
Los Angeles Metro Area66%25%7%3%272
Miami Metro Area59%31%5%5%119
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area53%36%9%1%117
New York City Metro Area72%21%4%3%489
Philadelphia Metro Area79%17%2%2%205
Phoenix Metro Area59%29%11%1%117
Providence Metro Area71%22%4%4%113
San Diego Metro Area62%33%1%4%104
San Francisco Metro Area79%13%1%6%138
Tampa Metro Area72%20%5%3%102
Washington, DC Metro Area68%25%4%3%266
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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