Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted 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 70% 20% 10% 197
Alaska 82% 12% 6% 192
Arizona 80% 15% 5% 411
Arkansas 70% 20% 10% 137
California 83% 13% 4% 2,580
Colorado 86% 11% 3% 337
Connecticut 90% 8% 2% 291
Delaware 82% 14% 3% 209
District of Columbia 85% 12% 3% 231
Florida 76% 19% 5% 1,283
Georgia 75% 19% 6% 522
Hawaii 80% 10% 10% 214
Idaho 77% 13% 10% 185
Illinois 84% 11% 4% 850
Indiana 74% 15% 11% 359
Iowa 79% 15% 7% 184
Kansas 82% 17% 2% 170
Kentucky 76% 16% 8% 186
Louisiana 70% 24% 6% 247
Maine 88% 9% 3% 218
Maryland 85% 11% 5% 435
Massachusetts 85% 10% 5% 574
Michigan 80% 13% 7% 595
Minnesota 87% 9% 4% 362
Mississippi 69% 24% 7% 121
Missouri 77% 19% 4% 371
Montana 82% 11% 7% 186
Nebraska 81% 16% 3% 188
Nevada 76% 18% 6% 207
New Hampshire 89% 11% < 1% 218
New Jersey 78% 17% 5% 627
New Mexico 75% 18% 7% 189
New York 83% 13% 4% 1,396
North Carolina 77% 18% 6% 551
North Dakota 77% 18% 5% 183
Ohio 78% 16% 6% 660
Oklahoma 77% 16% 7% 180
Oregon 83% 12% 5% 278
Pennsylvania 81% 13% 6% 858
Rhode Island 85% 12% 4% 224
South Carolina 72% 24% 5% 251
South Dakota 76% 19% 5% 181
Tennessee 76% 15% 8% 262
Texas 75% 19% 6% 1,366
Utah 79% 19% 2% 169
Vermont 95% 3% 2% 238
Virginia 78% 16% 5% 538
Washington 85% 10% 6% 497
West Virginia 77% 14% 8% 143
Wisconsin 84% 12% 4% 383
Wyoming 79% 10% 11% 164

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