Views about same-sex marriage among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about same-sex marriage

% of who say religion is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 21% 70% 9% 264
Arizona 29% 61% 10% 219
Arkansas 19% 69% 12% 147
California 36% 58% 6% 1,027
Colorado 28% 66% 6% 150
Florida 28% 63% 8% 632
Georgia 25% 70% 5% 426
Idaho 13% 70% 17% 120
Illinois 34% 57% 9% 403
Indiana 23% 69% 9% 242
Iowa 31% 67% 2% 119
Kansas 29% 66% 5% 115
Kentucky 18% 72% 9% 190
Louisiana 23% 69% 8% 201
Maryland 34% 58% 8% 211
Massachusetts 48% 36% 16% 111
Michigan 24% 68% 7% 332
Minnesota 28% 68% 4% 164
Mississippi 12% 82% 6% 161
Missouri 25% 70% 5% 240
Nebraska 27% 69% 3% 113
New Jersey 30% 58% 12% 249
New Mexico 20% 69% 10% 107
New York 32% 58% 10% 496
North Carolina 24% 66% 10% 428
North Dakota 30% 67% 3% 113
Ohio 26% 68% 6% 389
Oklahoma 16% 76% 8% 159
Oregon 25% 64% 11% 111
Pennsylvania 30% 61% 9% 474
South Carolina 19% 74% 6% 230
South Dakota 35% 60% 6% 109
Tennessee 17% 77% 6% 326
Texas 26% 68% 6% 1,052
Utah 24% 72% 4% 141
Virginia 24% 71% 5% 318
Washington 25% 66% 8% 204
West Virginia 26% 66% 9% 143
Wisconsin 33% 65% 2% 197
Wyoming 23% 67% 10% 118

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