Party affiliation among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who oppose or strongly oppose gay marriage by political party

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State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alabama 62% 12% 25% 303
Alaska 64% 24% 12% 112
Arizona 59% 17% 24% 244
Arkansas 53% 14% 33% 173
California 44% 22% 34% 1,121
Colorado 63% 13% 24% 163
Florida 48% 18% 34% 778
Georgia 53% 15% 32% 474
Idaho 70% 10% 20% 135
Illinois 49% 16% 35% 461
Indiana 54% 17% 29% 292
Iowa 65% 14% 21% 149
Kansas 63% 19% 18% 143
Kentucky 54% 15% 32% 239
Louisiana 51% 12% 37% 234
Maryland 45% 7% 47% 203
Massachusetts 47% 13% 40% 134
Michigan 52% 14% 34% 399
Minnesota 59% 18% 23% 200
Mississippi 51% 11% 38% 193
Missouri 54% 16% 30% 276
Montana 72% 21% 7% 123
Nebraska 69% 10% 21% 140
Nevada 51% 16% 33% 115
New Jersey 43% 17% 40% 290
New Mexico 53% 17% 31% 125
New York 42% 21% 37% 574
North Carolina 55% 17% 28% 465
North Dakota 69% 13% 18% 166
Ohio 59% 15% 26% 492
Oklahoma 58% 11% 31% 208
Oregon 59% 18% 22% 145
Pennsylvania 56% 15% 29% 515
South Carolina 54% 14% 32% 265
South Dakota 75% 6% 19% 137
Tennessee 60% 9% 31% 392
Texas 50% 20% 30% 1,202
Utah 80% 11% 9% 155
Virginia 61% 17% 22% 371
Washington 58% 24% 18% 211
West Virginia 59% 8% 33% 155
Wisconsin 60% 18% 22% 233
Wyoming 79% 14% 7% 142

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