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

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State Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 162. 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 39% 61% 162
Alaska 46% 54% 176
Arizona 45% 55% 359
Arkansas 55% 45% 107
California 48% 52% 2,340
Colorado 49% 51% 311
Connecticut 45% 55% 273
Delaware 47% 53% 184
District of Columbia 45% 55% 216
Florida 47% 53% 1,076
Georgia 47% 53% 423
Hawaii 49% 51% 185
Idaho 48% 52% 155
Illinois 46% 54% 753
Indiana 45% 55% 300
Iowa 46% 54% 155
Kansas 48% 52% 142
Kentucky 43% 57% 156
Louisiana 48% 52% 192
Maine 49% 51% 204
Maryland 41% 59% 394
Massachusetts 46% 54% 514
Michigan 45% 55% 506
Minnesota 47% 53% 335
Missouri 43% 57% 321
Montana 44% 56% 163
Nebraska 42% 58% 155
Nevada 51% 49% 170
New Hampshire 43% 57% 202
New Jersey 44% 56% 527
New Mexico 41% 59% 159
New York 45% 55% 1,239
North Carolina 45% 55% 461
North Dakota 48% 52% 154
Ohio 42% 58% 552
Oklahoma 42% 58% 151
Oregon 46% 54% 252
Pennsylvania 44% 56% 719
Rhode Island 44% 56% 192
South Carolina 45% 55% 198
South Dakota 44% 56% 147
Tennessee 44% 56% 221
Texas 49% 51% 1,132
Utah 43% 57% 147
Vermont 48% 52% 230
Virginia 45% 55% 443
Washington 48% 52% 454
West Virginia 44% 56% 121
Wisconsin 47% 53% 337
Wyoming 50% 50% 151

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