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

% of Evangelical Protestants who say homosexuality…

Metro areaShould be acceptedShould be discouragedNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area48%47%4%1%169
Chicago Metro Area43%51%3%3%133
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area40%53%2%6%248
Houston Metro Area35%60%2%3%148
Los Angeles Metro Area42%46%5%7%196
New York City Metro Area43%49%5%2%139
Phoenix Metro Area58%28%3%10%104
Riverside, CA Metro Area37%51%8%5%115
Washington, DC Metro Area49%44%5%2%113
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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