Views about same-sex marriage by state (2014) Switch to: State by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 33% 57% 10% 511
Alaska 59% 34% 6% 310
Arizona 56% 36% 8% 653
Arkansas 35% 53% 12% 311
California 62% 32% 6% 3,697
Colorado 62% 31% 7% 504
Connecticut 71% 26% 3% 377
Delaware 59% 36% 5% 301
District of Columbia 64% 26% 10% 303
Florida 53% 38% 9% 2,020
Georgia 45% 48% 8% 968
Hawaii 55% 33% 12% 312
Idaho 49% 39% 12% 320
Illinois 58% 34% 8% 1,326
Indiana 45% 45% 10% 654
Iowa 51% 41% 8% 330
Kansas 51% 42% 7% 307
Kentucky 38% 52% 10% 439
Louisiana 42% 50% 8% 465
Maine 65% 30% 5% 303
Maryland 60% 33% 7% 644
Massachusetts 72% 20% 8% 704
Michigan 53% 39% 8% 982
Minnesota 59% 36% 5% 563
Mississippi 31% 61% 8% 309
Missouri 48% 45% 7% 642
Montana 54% 34% 12% 312
Nebraska 51% 44% 5% 312
Nevada 54% 39% 7% 314
New Hampshire 68% 27% 6% 303
New Jersey 59% 33% 8% 886
New Mexico 48% 43% 9% 312
New York 62% 30% 8% 1,966
North Carolina 45% 45% 9% 1,022
North Dakota 48% 46% 6% 338
Ohio 50% 42% 7% 1,132
Oklahoma 44% 49% 7% 391
Oregon 58% 35% 7% 419
Pennsylvania 54% 37% 9% 1,366
Rhode Island 65% 27% 7% 305
South Carolina 40% 54% 7% 495
South Dakota 49% 46% 6% 305
Tennessee 35% 58% 7% 661
Texas 46% 46% 8% 2,535
Utah 51% 45% 4% 315
Vermont 76% 19% 5% 306
Virginia 50% 43% 6% 882
Washington 61% 31% 8% 714
West Virginia 39% 51% 10% 309
Wisconsin 58% 37% 5% 600
Wyoming 49% 41% 10% 316

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