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State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 50% 6% 15% 4% 25% 197
Alaska 45% 11% 10% 1% 31% 190
Arizona 42% 9% 16% 4% 29% 410
Arkansas 40% 9% 19% 6% 26% 137
California 42% 11% 12% 4% 31% 2,561
Colorado 54% 11% 9% 4% 21% 337
Connecticut 46% 9% 11% 4% 30% 288
Delaware 51% 13% 13% 6% 17% 209
District of Columbia 31% 12% 11% 3% 43% 229
Florida 43% 10% 15% 6% 26% 1,279
Georgia 44% 6% 13% 4% 33% 520
Hawaii 37% 12% 12% 3% 36% 213
Idaho 52% 6% 18% 5% 18% 185
Illinois 44% 9% 10% 5% 33% 844
Indiana 44% 7% 15% 5% 29% 358
Iowa 47% 9% 13% 3% 27% 184
Kansas 48% 8% 11% 6% 28% 170
Kentucky 42% 6% 16% 5% 31% 185
Louisiana 33% 11% 17% 7% 33% 247
Maine 49% 13% 15% 3% 19% 218
Maryland 42% 6% 10% 5% 36% 433
Massachusetts 44% 10% 12% 5% 30% 571
Michigan 46% 10% 12% 5% 27% 592
Minnesota 48% 6% 8% 7% 32% 362
Mississippi 28% 11% 18% 9% 34% 121
Missouri 40% 11% 14% 6% 29% 371
Montana 54% 7% 9% 4% 26% 186
Nebraska 49% 6% 12% 4% 30% 187
Nevada 41% 15% 14% 5% 24% 207
New Hampshire 49% 13% 10% 4% 24% 217
New Jersey 48% 10% 11% 5% 25% 623
New Mexico 41% 15% 16% 6% 22% 189
New York 41% 9% 10% 5% 34% 1,392
North Carolina 46% 9% 11% 5% 30% 551
North Dakota 44% 7% 14% 7% 29% 183
Ohio 43% 9% 11% 6% 30% 660
Oklahoma 48% 12% 13% 4% 23% 180
Oregon 49% 6% 15% 8% 22% 277
Pennsylvania 46% 8% 11% 6% 29% 852
Rhode Island 35% 18% 12% 8% 26% 223
South Carolina 43% 13% 13% 6% 25% 250
South Dakota 44% 12% 14% 5% 26% 180
Tennessee 42% 10% 13% 4% 31% 260
Texas 47% 9% 13% 4% 27% 1,362
Utah 41% 17% 11% 5% 25% 169
Vermont 52% 12% 10% 3% 23% 235
Virginia 46% 8% 14% 4% 27% 537
Washington 43% 12% 14% 4% 27% 497
West Virginia 44% 13% 20% 5% 17% 141
Wisconsin 51% 7% 12% 3% 27% 382
Wyoming 48% 14% 13% 3% 23% 164

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