Views about homosexuality among women by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among women by views about homosexuality

% of women who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area63%32%2%4%258
Baltimore Metro Area75%20%4%1%126
Boston Metro Area84%8%2%6%249
Chicago Metro Area74%19%3%4%433
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area58%35%2%5%321
Detroit Metro Area65%27%7%1%196
Houston Metro Area55%42%1%2%246
Los Angeles Metro Area72%21%3%4%543
Miami Metro Area70%24%5%1%229
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area72%22%3%3%170
New York City Metro Area73%19%3%5%959
Philadelphia Metro Area77%18%3%2%373
Phoenix Metro Area74%18%6%3%173
Pittsburgh Metro Area76%17%3%4%143
Providence Metro Area84%9%1%6%191
Riverside, CA Metro Area66%25%4%5%188
San Diego Metro Area72%24%2%2%159
San Francisco Metro Area83%12%1%4%227
Seattle Metro Area81%17%1%1%164
St. Louis Metro Area68%22%2%7%144
Tampa Metro Area72%20%6%2%156
Washington, DC Metro Area75%21%2%2%437
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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