Marital status among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by marital status

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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 59% 1% 18% 8% 13% 300
Alaska 56% 6% 8% 7% 23% 112
Arizona 55% 6% 14% 7% 17% 242
Arkansas 59% 5% 14% 12% 10% 171
California 54% 5% 15% 6% 20% 1,115
Colorado 66% 3% 7% 7% 17% 162
Florida 53% 4% 16% 10% 17% 774
Georgia 56% 3% 16% 8% 17% 473
Idaho 66% 2% 17% 7% 7% 135
Illinois 53% 4% 12% 9% 23% 459
Indiana 52% 3% 14% 13% 18% 290
Iowa 68% 1% 9% 8% 14% 149
Kansas 65% 1% 13% 6% 15% 143
Kentucky 55% 1% 15% 12% 17% 238
Louisiana 46% 4% 19% 8% 23% 234
Maryland 47% 5% 16% 11% 22% 203
Massachusetts 36% 6% 23% 14% 21% 134
Michigan 59% 5% 12% 9% 14% 395
Minnesota 61% 4% 11% 7% 16% 200
Mississippi 54% 2% 16% 10% 18% 192
Missouri 55% 6% 12% 12% 16% 275
Montana 70% 4% 6% 7% 14% 123
Nebraska 59% 1% 11% 9% 20% 140
Nevada 49% 6% 20% 7% 18% 115
New Jersey 50% 4% 15% 8% 23% 288
New Mexico 51% 4% 17% 5% 23% 124
New York 52% 4% 12% 8% 23% 568
North Carolina 58% 3% 13% 7% 19% 465
North Dakota 64% 1% 8% 12% 15% 166
Ohio 57% 2% 14% 9% 18% 488
Oklahoma 60% 6% 15% 11% 9% 208
Oregon 56% 4% 16% 8% 16% 144
Pennsylvania 58% 4% 9% 12% 17% 515
South Carolina 51% 6% 16% 7% 20% 265
South Dakota 56% 6% 9% 15% 15% 136
Tennessee 65% 5% 11% 7% 13% 389
Texas 55% 4% 14% 8% 17% 1,196
Utah 63% 4% 7% 5% 20% 154
Virginia 64% 2% 12% 8% 14% 369
Washington 63% 7% 6% 8% 16% 210
West Virginia 56% 5% 15% 12% 12% 155
Wisconsin 63% 3% 10% 10% 13% 233
Wyoming 62% 2% 19% 5% 11% 142

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