Views about homosexuality among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by views about homosexuality

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area44%51%5%1%227
Boston Metro Area59%23%5%13%125
Chicago Metro Area49%41%6%4%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area43%49%4%4%281
Detroit Metro Area40%49%8%3%123
Houston Metro Area36%59%3%2%222
Los Angeles Metro Area54%38%4%5%340
Miami Metro Area48%40%7%6%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area45%51%4%1%119
New York City Metro Area52%38%5%5%576
Philadelphia Metro Area54%38%5%3%248
Phoenix Metro Area48%43%3%7%148
Providence Metro Area61%31%3%5%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area39%52%5%4%134
San Diego Metro Area49%47%3%1%104
San Francisco Metro Area54%36%3%7%101
Tampa Metro Area49%45%4%3%113
Washington, DC Metro Area54%39%5%2%282
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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