Generational cohort among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by generational group

% of who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage who are…

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 295. 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 9% 11% 28% 34% 16% 2% 295
Alaska 6% 12% 28% 36% 14% 3% 109
Arizona 9% 10% 21% 38% 19% 2% 242
Arkansas 9% 8% 31% 38% 14% < 1% 167
California 11% 10% 32% 32% 14% 1% 1,092
Colorado 7% 14% 22% 39% 17% 1% 158
Florida 8% 9% 24% 37% 19% 3% 768
Georgia 8% 12% 31% 34% 14% 1% 464
Idaho 13% 5% 30% 30% 22% < 1% 133
Illinois 8% 8% 30% 33% 18% 3% 452
Indiana 9% 9% 25% 38% 16% 2% 288
Iowa 7% 9% 21% 40% 21% 2% 148
Kansas 5% 12% 32% 38% 10% 2% 142
Kentucky 8% 8% 28% 41% 13% 2% 236
Louisiana 12% 13% 24% 34% 16% 1% 233
Maryland 6% 9% 33% 31% 19% 2% 198
Massachusetts 9% 10% 20% 43% 14% 3% 128
Michigan 6% 9% 25% 41% 17% 2% 392
Minnesota 6% 13% 23% 39% 17% 1% 195
Mississippi 9% 9% 27% 37% 16% 2% 192
Missouri 8% 12% 24% 36% 17% 1% 272
Montana 6% 11% 13% 44% 25% < 1% 120
Nebraska 8% 6% 26% 37% 20% 3% 140
Nevada 16% 7% 32% 29% 14% 2% 112
New Jersey 9% 13% 23% 33% 19% 3% 281
New Mexico 11% 13% 25% 40% 10% < 1% 123
New York 9% 13% 25% 34% 18% 2% 557
North Carolina 7% 12% 28% 38% 13% 2% 459
North Dakota 6% 13% 22% 38% 15% 6% 163
Ohio 6% 8% 26% 40% 18% 2% 478
Oklahoma 5% 11% 26% 37% 17% 4% 205
Oregon 8% 12% 20% 39% 20% < 1% 143
Pennsylvania 6% 9% 27% 38% 18% 2% 506
South Carolina 14% 8% 29% 34% 15% < 1% 259
South Dakota 7% 9% 26% 36% 20% 2% 134
Tennessee 4% 11% 29% 39% 15% 1% 384
Texas 10% 13% 29% 34% 13% 1% 1,166
Utah 21% 12% 25% 29% 12% 1% 151
Virginia 5% 12% 26% 40% 16% 1% 356
Washington 12% 12% 27% 32% 15% 2% 203
West Virginia 8% 7% 23% 42% 17% 2% 154
Wisconsin 6% 8% 23% 41% 19% 3% 223
Wyoming 7% 9% 25% 45% 13% < 1% 139

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