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

% of married adults who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area59%35%3%3%252
Baltimore Metro Area59%32%9%< 1%120
Boston Metro Area80%11%4%6%235
Chicago Metro Area65%27%3%5%434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area54%40%2%4%333
Detroit Metro Area53%38%8%1%174
Houston Metro Area54%39%3%4%266
Los Angeles Metro Area65%27%5%3%465
Miami Metro Area67%24%5%5%226
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area63%31%5%1%182
New York City Metro Area64%27%5%4%829
Philadelphia Metro Area75%20%3%2%350
Phoenix Metro Area60%31%4%5%198
Pittsburgh Metro Area65%27%5%2%130
Providence Metro Area77%17%2%4%174
Riverside, CA Metro Area59%32%5%5%177
San Diego Metro Area68%29%1%3%154
San Francisco Metro Area79%15%1%6%226
Seattle Metro Area72%22%4%2%158
St. Louis Metro Area62%28%2%8%126
Tampa Metro Area68%27%2%3%132
Washington, DC Metro Area68%26%3%3%450
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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