Views about same-sex marriage by region (2014) Switch to: Region by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who …same-sex marriage

Region Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 6,516. 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.
Northeast 62% 30% 8% 6,516
South 45% 46% 8% 12,566
Midwest 53% 40% 7% 7,491
West 59% 34% 7% 8,498

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