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

% of adults who say homosexuality should be discouraged 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 Area12%25%< 1%59%4%174
Chicago Metro Area18%25%2%51%5%210
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area11%23%2%58%6%240
Detroit Metro Area14%22%2%55%7%121
Houston Metro Area12%20%1%64%3%189
Los Angeles Metro Area21%20%2%50%7%225
Miami Metro Area16%28%2%49%4%113
New York City Metro Area15%24%5%46%9%361
Philadelphia Metro Area10%25%3%53%9%145
Phoenix Metro Area15%21%4%57%4%102
Riverside, CA Metro Area12%19%1%65%3%106
Washington, DC Metro Area16%33%2%44%5%192
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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