Views about homosexuality among adults who read scripture at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who read scripture at least once a week by views about homosexuality

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area39%52%6%3%232
Chicago Metro Area46%48%3%4%225
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area43%48%4%5%281
Detroit Metro Area35%54%10%1%125
Houston Metro Area37%59%2%2%199
Los Angeles Metro Area51%41%4%4%316
Miami Metro Area48%42%8%3%162
New York City Metro Area52%38%6%4%455
Philadelphia Metro Area55%35%4%5%198
Phoenix Metro Area41%46%7%6%148
Riverside, CA Metro Area42%49%6%4%138
San Diego Metro Area42%52%3%3%100
Tampa Metro Area51%40%7%3%106
Washington, DC Metro Area45%46%6%3%258
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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