Views about homosexuality among who do not believe in Heaven by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Heaven by views about homosexuality

% of who do not believe in Heaven who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Boston Metro Area93%5%< 1%2%199
Chicago Metro Area85%12%1%2%223
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area74%21%3%2%110
Houston Metro Area74%16%4%5%106
Los Angeles Metro Area82%14%1%3%328
Miami Metro Area86%11%2%1%125
New York City Metro Area86%12%1%1%519
Philadelphia Metro Area89%8%< 1%2%177
San Francisco Metro Area92%5%< 1%3%237
Seattle Metro Area91%8%< 1%1%127
Washington, DC Metro Area90%7%1%1%286
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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