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

% of liberals who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area84%11%1%4%105
Boston Metro Area91%6%1%2%193
Chicago Metro Area82%17%1%< 1%256
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area79%18%1%2%123
Detroit Metro Area75%22%2%< 1%100
Houston Metro Area65%29%2%4%111
Los Angeles Metro Area82%14%2%1%331
Miami Metro Area78%18%2%2%146
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area88%7%2%4%102
New York City Metro Area82%12%3%3%550
Philadelphia Metro Area77%18%3%1%208
Providence Metro Area91%7%3%< 1%101
San Francisco Metro Area93%6%< 1%1%218
Seattle Metro Area98%2%< 1%< 1%124
Washington, DC Metro Area84%12%3%1%300
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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