Views about same-sex marriage by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who …same-sex marriage

Metro area Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 510. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Atlanta Metro Area 48% 44% 8% 510
Baltimore Metro Area 61% 35% 4% 250
Boston Metro Area 72% 21% 8% 498
Chicago Metro Area 63% 29% 8% 867
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 48% 44% 8% 659
Detroit Metro Area 55% 39% 6% 374
Houston Metro Area 43% 51% 7% 514
Los Angeles Metro Area 66% 28% 6% 1,076
Miami Metro Area 54% 36% 10% 483
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 60% 32% 8% 342
New York City Metro Area 61% 31% 8% 1,786
Philadelphia Metro Area 64% 28% 7% 722
Phoenix Metro Area 58% 33% 9% 397
Pittsburgh Metro Area 51% 37% 11% 252
Providence Metro Area 65% 26% 9% 351
Riverside, CA Metro Area 58% 38% 4% 373
San Diego Metro Area 60% 32% 8% 321
San Francisco Metro Area 72% 23% 5% 485
Seattle Metro Area 72% 21% 7% 333
St. Louis Metro Area 52% 40% 8% 274
Tampa Metro Area 57% 33% 10% 320
Washington, DC Metro Area 63% 31% 7% 913

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