Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 25% 65% 9% 231
Alaska 34% 58% 8% 106
Arizona 44% 51% 5% 252
Arkansas 20% 72% 8% 126
California 49% 45% 6% 1,154
Colorado 39% 56% 5% 193
Connecticut 61% 36% 4% 113
Florida 39% 52% 9% 671
Georgia 29% 66% 5% 377
Idaho 25% 63% 12% 137
Illinois 45% 46% 9% 430
Indiana 25% 63% 11% 243
Iowa 26% 66% 8% 113
Kansas 34% 62% 4% 120
Kentucky 17% 72% 11% 172
Louisiana 27% 63% 9% 183
Maryland 43% 49% 8% 207
Massachusetts 61% 32% 7% 177
Michigan 37% 54% 8% 352
Minnesota 33% 63% 4% 196
Mississippi 16% 79% 4% 121
Missouri 34% 59% 7% 239
Montana 36% 54% 11% 134
Nebraska 39% 58% 3% 128
New Hampshire 44% 48% 8% 100
New Jersey 44% 47% 9% 266
New Mexico 27% 64% 8% 103
New York 48% 43% 9% 544
North Carolina 32% 62% 6% 377
North Dakota 27% 67% 6% 139
Ohio 31% 61% 7% 385
Oklahoma 28% 66% 7% 134
Oregon 35% 56% 8% 140
Pennsylvania 37% 53% 10% 501
South Carolina 22% 71% 6% 197
South Dakota 35% 60% 5% 113
Tennessee 21% 73% 6% 292
Texas 32% 58% 10% 949
Utah 27% 68% 5% 126
Virginia 32% 63% 5% 328
Washington 36% 54% 11% 243
West Virginia 25% 65% 10% 136
Wisconsin 37% 58% 5% 199
Wyoming 33% 62% 5% 147

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