Gender composition among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by gender

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State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 303. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Alabama 54% 46% 303
Alaska 60% 40% 112
Arizona 54% 46% 244
Arkansas 49% 51% 173
California 52% 48% 1,121
Colorado 50% 50% 163
Florida 50% 50% 778
Georgia 48% 52% 474
Idaho 55% 45% 135
Illinois 54% 46% 461
Indiana 49% 51% 292
Iowa 54% 46% 149
Kansas 51% 49% 143
Kentucky 52% 48% 239
Louisiana 48% 52% 234
Maryland 58% 42% 203
Massachusetts 56% 44% 134
Michigan 50% 50% 399
Minnesota 51% 49% 200
Mississippi 48% 52% 193
Missouri 52% 48% 276
Montana 60% 40% 123
Nebraska 56% 44% 140
Nevada 51% 49% 115
New Jersey 58% 42% 290
New Mexico 53% 47% 125
New York 51% 49% 574
North Carolina 50% 50% 465
North Dakota 58% 42% 166
Ohio 54% 46% 492
Oklahoma 55% 45% 208
Oregon 55% 45% 145
Pennsylvania 54% 46% 515
South Carolina 51% 49% 265
South Dakota 56% 44% 137
Tennessee 50% 50% 392
Texas 49% 51% 1,202
Utah 55% 45% 155
Virginia 52% 48% 371
Washington 48% 52% 211
West Virginia 57% 43% 155
Wisconsin 52% 48% 233
Wyoming 56% 44% 142

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