Views about homosexuality among Non-Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Non-Christians by views about homosexuality

% of Non-Christians who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area78%15%3%4%110
Boston Metro Area88%6%2%4%218
Chicago Metro Area85%13%2%1%246
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area77%18%2%2%143
Detroit Metro Area76%17%4%2%106
Houston Metro Area68%23%3%7%148
Los Angeles Metro Area86%11%2%1%405
Miami Metro Area80%18%1%1%164
New York City Metro Area76%19%4%1%721
Philadelphia Metro Area91%6%2%< 1%221
Phoenix Metro Area82%10%7%< 1%119
Riverside, CA Metro Area89%5%4%2%101
San Diego Metro Area85%10%3%2%102
San Francisco Metro Area87%5%1%7%273
Seattle Metro Area94%5%< 1%< 1%148
Tampa Metro Area79%13%6%2%104
Washington, DC Metro Area87%9%3%1%339
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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