Age distribution among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by age group

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State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 15% 33% 29% 23% 295
Alaska 12% 34% 34% 20% 109
Arizona 14% 27% 32% 28% 242
Arkansas 14% 34% 31% 21% 167
California 16% 36% 28% 20% 1,092
Colorado 15% 28% 32% 25% 158
Florida 13% 28% 29% 30% 768
Georgia 15% 37% 27% 21% 464
Idaho 16% 31% 27% 25% 133
Illinois 11% 35% 29% 25% 452
Indiana 12% 31% 33% 24% 288
Iowa 11% 26% 32% 31% 148
Kansas 9% 40% 29% 22% 142
Kentucky 11% 33% 33% 23% 236
Louisiana 19% 30% 29% 21% 233
Maryland 10% 38% 27% 25% 198
Massachusetts 14% 25% 38% 23% 128
Michigan 12% 29% 32% 27% 392
Minnesota 13% 30% 33% 24% 195
Mississippi 14% 30% 32% 24% 192
Missouri 15% 30% 31% 24% 272
Montana 11% 19% 36% 34% 120
Nebraska 12% 28% 33% 28% 140
Nevada 21% 34% 25% 19% 112
New Jersey 18% 27% 27% 28% 281
New Mexico 16% 33% 33% 18% 123
New York 16% 30% 28% 26% 557
North Carolina 14% 33% 31% 22% 459
North Dakota 10% 30% 31% 29% 163
Ohio 12% 29% 33% 27% 478
Oklahoma 11% 31% 32% 27% 205
Oregon 17% 24% 36% 24% 143
Pennsylvania 11% 31% 31% 27% 506
South Carolina 18% 33% 26% 23% 259
South Dakota 11% 32% 32% 25% 134
Tennessee 10% 34% 32% 24% 384
Texas 17% 35% 29% 19% 1,166
Utah 27% 31% 25% 17% 151
Virginia 12% 31% 33% 23% 356
Washington 16% 35% 25% 24% 203
West Virginia 13% 25% 37% 25% 154
Wisconsin 9% 28% 36% 26% 223
Wyoming 11% 30% 39% 20% 139

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