Views about human evolution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by views about human evolution

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who say humans…

Metro areaEvolved; due to natural processesEvolved; due to God's designEvolved; don't know howAlways existed in present formDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area40%30%2%22%6%305
Baltimore Metro Area65%21%3%10%2%168
Boston Metro Area56%20%6%15%4%399
Chicago Metro Area50%28%3%18%1%607
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area33%30%5%29%2%372
Detroit Metro Area46%22%2%27%3%220
Houston Metro Area44%30%2%24%1%282
Los Angeles Metro Area49%23%4%21%3%782
Miami Metro Area46%27%6%19%2%328
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area45%27%7%18%3%236
New York City Metro Area48%24%5%21%2%1,298
Philadelphia Metro Area47%25%3%22%3%535
Phoenix Metro Area45%26%2%24%2%257
Pittsburgh Metro Area42%32%4%22%1%170
Providence Metro Area46%24%4%25%1%265
Riverside, CA Metro Area39%24%5%27%5%233
San Diego Metro Area56%18%6%16%4%220
San Francisco Metro Area62%18%3%15%2%403
Seattle Metro Area60%17%6%15%2%264
St. Louis Metro Area37%31%4%26%1%175
Tampa Metro Area42%22%4%29%3%222
Washington, DC Metro Area48%27%4%19%1%675
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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