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

% of Christians who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 29% 62% 9% 443
Alaska 45% 46% 9% 187
Arizona 47% 45% 9% 448
Arkansas 30% 58% 12% 247
California 50% 43% 7% 2,289
Colorado 47% 46% 7% 323
Connecticut 64% 33% 3% 251
Delaware 51% 44% 5% 209
District of Columbia 54% 33% 13% 188
Florida 44% 47% 9% 1,415
Georgia 36% 56% 7% 781
Hawaii 45% 43% 13% 185
Idaho 33% 53% 14% 222
Illinois 51% 40% 9% 977
Indiana 37% 56% 8% 492
Iowa 43% 49% 8% 261
Kansas 46% 47% 7% 241
Kentucky 28% 60% 12% 345
Louisiana 36% 56% 8% 387
Maine 56% 38% 5% 191
Maryland 49% 41% 10% 433
Massachusetts 63% 27% 10% 412
Michigan 44% 48% 8% 717
Minnesota 52% 42% 6% 433
Mississippi 26% 67% 7% 269
Missouri 40% 54% 6% 486
Montana 41% 46% 13% 202
Nebraska 43% 52% 5% 243
Nevada 43% 51% 6% 207
New Hampshire 57% 37% 6% 188
New Jersey 53% 38% 9% 611
New Mexico 39% 53% 9% 222
New York 54% 37% 10% 1,222
North Carolina 37% 52% 10% 796
North Dakota 40% 53% 7% 276
Ohio 40% 52% 8% 863
Oklahoma 36% 57% 7% 312
Oregon 45% 46% 9% 244
Pennsylvania 44% 46% 9% 1,037
Rhode Island 58% 34% 8% 239
South Carolina 33% 60% 7% 394
South Dakota 41% 52% 7% 242
Tennessee 28% 66% 7% 552
Texas 38% 53% 9% 1,979
Utah 40% 55% 4% 234
Vermont 62% 31% 7% 156
Virginia 41% 52% 7% 644
Washington 48% 43% 9% 444
West Virginia 31% 58% 11% 245
Wisconsin 49% 46% 5% 439
Wyoming 38% 51% 10% 225

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