Racial and ethnic composition among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State among who strongly favor or favor gay marriage by race/ethnicity

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State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Alabama 57% 34% < 1% 7% 2% 162
Alaska 66% 3% 3% 6% 22% 174
Arizona 64% 2% 4% 25% 4% 351
Arkansas 74% 15% < 1% 8% 3% 106
California 47% 5% 14% 31% 3% 2,308
Colorado 78% 3% 2% 13% 5% 308
Connecticut 75% 10% 3% 12% 1% 269
Delaware 76% 11% 3% 6% 4% 179
District of Columbia 53% 31% 5% 7% 4% 216
Florida 64% 10% 1% 21% 3% 1,063
Georgia 60% 25% 1% 9% 5% 420
Hawaii 29% 2% 39% 9% 20% 184
Idaho 82% 4% 1% 11% 1% 155
Illinois 68% 11% 4% 14% 4% 743
Indiana 80% 10% < 1% 7% 3% 297
Iowa 85% 3% 2% 7% 3% 155
Kansas 76% 5% 4% 11% 4% 141
Kentucky 89% 5% < 1% 3% 3% 155
Louisiana 68% 23% 1% 5% 2% 191
Maine 93% 2% < 1% 2% 3% 203
Maryland 61% 24% 3% 6% 5% 387
Massachusetts 81% 4% 3% 7% 5% 506
Michigan 79% 12% 1% 3% 4% 504
Minnesota 85% 3% 2% 4% 5% 330
Missouri 82% 8% 2% 5% 4% 317
Montana 90% < 1% < 1% 3% 7% 161
Nebraska 78% 6% 1% 12% 2% 155
Nevada 63% 7% 1% 23% 6% 167
New Hampshire 94% 1% 1% 1% 3% 197
New Jersey 65% 9% 6% 15% 5% 519
New Mexico 48% 1% < 1% 43% 8% 158
New York 63% 11% 6% 16% 4% 1,216
North Carolina 66% 20% 2% 9% 3% 456
North Dakota 87% 1% 2% 3% 7% 152
Ohio 84% 9% 2% 4% 1% 544
Oklahoma 74% 2% 1% 7% 16% 150
Oregon 86% 1% 2% 8% 3% 245
Pennsylvania 82% 9% 2% 6% 1% 711
Rhode Island 81% 5% 1% 8% 5% 192
South Carolina 67% 24% < 1% 6% 3% 197
South Dakota 84% < 1% 1% 1% 14% 146
Tennessee 76% 13% 2% 6% 4% 218
Texas 49% 9% 2% 36% 4% 1,122
Utah 79% < 1% 2% 12% 6% 145
Vermont 93% < 1% 1% 2% 3% 228
Virginia 65% 16% 6% 9% 4% 441
Washington 76% 3% 6% 9% 7% 451
West Virginia 94% 3% < 1% 1% 2% 121
Wisconsin 88% 3% 2% 5% 3% 334
Wyoming 87% 1% < 1% 9% 3% 149

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