Views about same-sex marriage among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by views about same-sex marriage

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State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 30% 61% 9% 428
Alaska 51% 42% 7% 176
Arizona 50% 42% 8% 448
Arkansas 34% 55% 11% 258
California 54% 40% 6% 2,213
Colorado 52% 41% 7% 291
Connecticut 66% 31% 3% 237
Delaware 50% 45% 5% 224
District of Columbia 51% 35% 14% 181
Florida 46% 45% 9% 1,367
Georgia 39% 54% 7% 747
Hawaii 47% 40% 12% 186
Idaho 39% 46% 15% 221
Illinois 53% 39% 8% 929
Indiana 40% 49% 11% 496
Iowa 46% 47% 7% 241
Kansas 49% 43% 8% 231
Kentucky 31% 57% 12% 355
Louisiana 36% 56% 8% 367
Maine 58% 36% 6% 177
Maryland 51% 41% 9% 416
Massachusetts 62% 28% 10% 368
Michigan 48% 45% 7% 707
Minnesota 53% 40% 6% 411
Mississippi 28% 63% 9% 269
Missouri 43% 51% 6% 489
Montana 47% 40% 13% 204
Nebraska 44% 50% 5% 242
Nevada 46% 48% 7% 202
New Hampshire 60% 34% 5% 164
New Jersey 51% 40% 9% 606
New Mexico 37% 53% 10% 199
New York 55% 37% 8% 1,249
North Carolina 40% 51% 9% 774
North Dakota 44% 49% 7% 267
Ohio 45% 47% 8% 862
Oklahoma 38% 54% 8% 310
Oregon 49% 45% 6% 229
Pennsylvania 46% 44% 11% 977
Rhode Island 58% 35% 7% 207
South Carolina 34% 60% 7% 386
South Dakota 47% 47% 6% 233
Tennessee 30% 63% 8% 531
Texas 40% 52% 8% 1,918
Utah 43% 53% 4% 238
Vermont 66% 29% 5% 155
Virginia 41% 52% 7% 622
Washington 48% 41% 11% 419
West Virginia 34% 57% 10% 251
Wisconsin 50% 45% 5% 423
Wyoming 46% 45% 9% 236

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