Political ideology among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by political ideology

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Alabama 30% 41% 24% 5% 162
Alaska 17% 45% 32% 7% 176
Arizona 22% 37% 34% 6% 359
Arkansas 24% 47% 21% 8% 107
California 19% 38% 39% 4% 2,340
Colorado 17% 43% 36% 4% 311
Connecticut 24% 38% 32% 5% 273
Delaware 11% 48% 32% 10% 184
District of Columbia 8% 38% 48% 6% 216
Florida 24% 36% 34% 7% 1,076
Georgia 25% 38% 31% 5% 423
Hawaii 15% 50% 33% 2% 185
Idaho 23% 44% 29% 3% 155
Illinois 20% 40% 36% 4% 753
Indiana 23% 41% 30% 6% 300
Iowa 25% 36% 33% 5% 155
Kansas 18% 37% 44% 1% 142
Kentucky 17% 34% 45% 4% 156
Louisiana 36% 36% 20% 7% 192
Maine 18% 37% 43% 2% 204
Maryland 16% 39% 38% 7% 394
Massachusetts 15% 35% 44% 5% 514
Michigan 19% 39% 35% 7% 506
Minnesota 21% 35% 37% 6% 335
Missouri 22% 43% 28% 7% 321
Montana 24% 42% 30% 4% 163
Nebraska 22% 33% 34% 11% 155
Nevada 23% 41% 31% 6% 170
New Hampshire 18% 42% 36% 4% 202
New Jersey 18% 38% 37% 7% 527
New Mexico 19% 44% 34% 3% 159
New York 18% 38% 39% 5% 1,239
North Carolina 24% 38% 36% 2% 461
North Dakota 28% 34% 35% 3% 154
Ohio 23% 40% 32% 5% 552
Oklahoma 18% 50% 25% 7% 151
Oregon 14% 40% 44% 2% 252
Pennsylvania 22% 39% 32% 7% 719
Rhode Island 18% 35% 44% 3% 192
South Carolina 26% 44% 26% 4% 198
South Dakota 24% 41% 25% 9% 147
Tennessee 21% 36% 34% 10% 221
Texas 23% 41% 31% 6% 1,132
Utah 20% 39% 34% 8% 147
Vermont 18% 37% 42% 3% 230
Virginia 19% 48% 28% 4% 443
Washington 16% 36% 42% 7% 454
West Virginia 29% 31% 34% 6% 121
Wisconsin 25% 44% 28% 3% 337
Wyoming 22% 43% 27% 9% 151

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