Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the New York City metro area

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,786. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 61% 31% 8% 1,786

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults in the New York City metro area by religious group

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …same-sex marriage

Religious tradition Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 57% 31% 12% 602
Evangelical Protestant 29% 60% 11% 139
Historically Black Protestant 56% 38% 6% 116
Jewish 65% 28% 7% 218
Mainline Protestant 67% 22% 11% 162
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 78% 19% 3% 388

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,095. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 24% 39% 24% 12% 1,095
Oppose/strongly oppose 20% 29% 27% 24% 510
Don't know 10% 41% 24% 25% 127

Generational cohort among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 1,095. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 14% 18% 31% 28% 7% 1% 1,095
Oppose/strongly oppose 11% 14% 24% 32% 16% 3% 510
Don't know 7% 10% 33% 30% 14% 6% 127

Gender composition among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 45% 55% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 54% 46% 528
Don't know 39% 61% 134

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,098. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 55% 13% 10% 20% 2% 1,098
Oppose/strongly oppose 44% 22% 11% 22% 2% 522
Don't know 46% 15% 5% 34% 1% 129

Immigrant status among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,105. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 26% 19% 55% 1,105
Oppose/strongly oppose 43% 16% 41% 517
Don't know 43% 22% 35% 130

Income distribution among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who have a household income of…

Views about same-sex marriage Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 975. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 27% 18% 25% 30% 975
Oppose/strongly oppose 39% 16% 28% 17% 426

Educational distribution among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,121. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 32% 25% 24% 19% 1,121
Oppose/strongly oppose 52% 24% 12% 12% 524
Don't know 57% 26% 10% 7% 133

Marital status among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,118. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 41% 10% 9% 5% 35% 1,118
Oppose/strongly oppose 49% 5% 15% 7% 24% 524
Don't know 41% 6% 16% 9% 28% 134

Parent of children under 18 among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,121. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 28% 72% 1,121
Oppose/strongly oppose 27% 73% 523
Don't know 22% 78% 133

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say they…

Views about same-sex marriage Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 48% 24% 9% 1% 16% 3% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 74% 18% 2% 1% 3% 2% 528
Don't know 70% 19% 4% 3% < 1% 5% 134

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say religion is…

Views about same-sex marriage Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 34% 32% 15% 17% 2% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 69% 20% 3% 7% 1% 528
Don't know 66% 20% 8% 6% < 1% 134

Attendance at religious services among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who attend religious services…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 20% 39% 41% < 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 52% 28% 19% 1% 528
Don't know 47% 32% 20% 1% 134

Frequency of prayer among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 41% 14% 6% 37% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 71% 12% 6% 11% < 1% 528
Don't know 67% 10% 6% 17% < 1% 134

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who attend prayer group…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 9% 7% 8% 76% < 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 9% 9% 42% 2% 528
Don't know 33% 9% 11% 46% 1% 134

Frequency of meditation among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who meditate…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 35% 10% 6% 48% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 53% 7% 4% 33% 3% 528
Don't know 40% 4% 3% 46% 8% 134

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 49% 18% 11% 20% 2% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 64% 15% 8% 13% 1% 528
Don't know 64% 7% 12% 15% 2% 134

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 47% 16% 13% 23% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 47% 15% 13% 23% 2% 528
Don't know 49% 10% 14% 23% 4% 134

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about same-sex marriage Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 14% 19% 54% 10% 3% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 46% 7% 35% 9% 2% 528
Don't know 37% 9% 40% 6% 8% 134

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say…

Views about same-sex marriage There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 18% 80% 2% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 32% 65% 1% 1% 528
Don't know 32% 62% 1% 5% 134

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who read scripture…

Views about same-sex marriage At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 18% 10% 9% 63% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 48% 8% 8% 34% 2% 528
Don't know 41% 11% 6% 38% 3% 134

Interpreting scripture among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say the holy scripture is…

Views about same-sex marriage Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 15% 21% 2% 55% 8% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 45% 26% 5% 18% 6% 528
Don't know 34% 24% 4% 27% 11% 134

Belief in Heaven among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 58% 35% 7% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 84% 11% 5% 528
Don't know 72% 15% 13% 134

Belief in Hell among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 38% 53% 8% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 70% 23% 7% 528
Don't know 58% 27% 15% 134

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 21% 15% 64% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 37% 18% 45% 528
Don't know 22% 39% 40% 134

Political ideology among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 17% 37% 41% 5% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 43% 33% 17% 7% 528
Don't know 45% 27% 18% 10% 134

Views about size of government among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who would rather have…

Views about same-sex marriage Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 33% 59% 4% 4% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 43% 52% 2% 3% 528
Don't know 33% 52% 6% 9% 134

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say government aid to the poor…

Views about same-sex marriage Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 30% 65% 5% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 49% 45% 3% 3% 528
Don't know 33% 49% 9% 9% 134

Views about abortion among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say abortion should be…

Views about same-sex marriage Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 77% 20% 3% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 40% 56% 4% 528
Don't know 49% 38% 13% 134

Views about homosexuality among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 93% 4% 2% 1% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 35% 58% 4% 2% 528
Don't know 39% 23% 11% 27% 134

Views about environmental regulation among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say…

Views about same-sex marriage Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 20% 75% 2% 2% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 42% 51% 1% 5% 528
Don't know 39% 42% 6% 13% 134

Views about human evolution among adults in the New York City metro area by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in the New York City metro area who say humans…

Views about same-sex marriage Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,124. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Strongly favor/favor 52% 22% 4% 19% 3% 1,124
Oppose/strongly oppose 18% 27% 6% 42% 8% 528
Don't know 21% 25% 10% 30% 14% 134