Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Pennsylvania

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …same-sex marriage

Survey year Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,366. 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 54% 37% 9% 1,366

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Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Pennsylvania by religious group

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 51% 38% 11% 355
Evangelical Protestant 27% 68% 6% 248
Mainline Protestant 53% 36% 11% 344
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 82% 12% 6% 243

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are ages…

Views about same-sex marriage 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 712. 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% 32% 24% 14% 712
Oppose/strongly oppose 11% 31% 31% 27% 506
Don't know 10% 32% 30% 27% 131

Generational cohort among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 712. 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% 26% 29% 9% 1% 712
Oppose/strongly oppose 6% 9% 27% 38% 18% 2% 506
Don't know 6% 8% 28% 35% 20% 3% 131

Gender composition among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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 44% 56% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 54% 46% 515
Don't know 45% 55% 132

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 711. 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 82% 9% 2% 6% 1% 711
Oppose/strongly oppose 81% 10% 1% 4% 3% 508
Don't know 82% 12% 3% 1% 3% 130

Immigrant status among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 705. 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 7% 9% 85% 705
Oppose/strongly oppose 6% 5% 89% 512
Don't know 5% 8% 87% 127

Income distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 627. 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% 20% 25% 22% 627
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 23% 25% 14% 431
Don't know 41% 17% 20% 22% 103

Educational distribution among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who have completed…

Views about same-sex marriage High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 716. 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 39% 28% 19% 14% 716
Oppose/strongly oppose 55% 27% 12% 6% 513
Don't know 52% 20% 17% 11% 132

Marital status among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 713. 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% 8% 10% 5% 31% 713
Oppose/strongly oppose 58% 4% 9% 12% 17% 515
Don't know 44% 8% 13% 16% 20% 130

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 716. 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 29% 71% 716
Oppose/strongly oppose 26% 74% 513
Don't know 26% 74% 132

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 44% 27% 8% 1% 16% 3% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 83% 12% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 515
Don't know 68% 21% 2% 1% 6% 2% 132

Importance of religion in one's life among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 33% 17% 18% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 77% 15% 4% 4% 1% 515
Don't know 59% 26% 8% 4% 2% 132

Attendance at religious services among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 19% 39% 42% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 27% 17% 1% 515
Don't know 29% 45% 26% 1% 132

Frequency of prayer among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who pray…

Views about same-sex marriage At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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 40% 17% 7% 36% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 72% 15% 4% 8% 1% 515
Don't know 61% 19% 5% 14% 1% 132

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 11% 6% 7% 77% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 38% 9% 11% 42% < 1% 515
Don't know 22% 7% 10% 60% < 1% 132

Frequency of meditation among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 29% 8% 6% 56% 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 47% 8% 4% 38% 2% 515
Don't know 47% 7% 3% 43% < 1% 132

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 18% 13% 22% 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 67% 13% 8% 11% 1% 515
Don't know 60% 14% 8% 15% 4% 132

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 44% 20% 13% 23% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 45% 17% 13% 24% 1% 515
Don't know 45% 15% 8% 33% < 1% 132

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 13% 52% 15% 2% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 4% 35% 4% 2% 515
Don't know 34% 4% 47% 9% 7% 132

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 75% 1% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 51% 47% 1% 1% 515
Don't know 41% 51% 4% 4% 132

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 16% 8% 10% 65% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 52% 9% 10% 28% 1% 515
Don't know 34% 11% 9% 45% < 1% 132

Interpreting scripture among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 26% 1% 53% 6% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 50% 31% 3% 11% 4% 515
Don't know 34% 26% 5% 21% 15% 132

Belief in Heaven among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …in heaven

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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 61% 32% 6% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 85% 8% 8% 515
Don't know 84% 9% 6% 132

Belief in Hell among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who …in hell

Views about same-sex marriage Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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 43% 49% 8% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 76% 18% 7% 515
Don't know 62% 26% 12% 132

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who identify as…

Views about same-sex marriage Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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% 14% 60% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 15% 29% 515
Don't know 41% 25% 34% 132

Political ideology among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who are…

Views about same-sex marriage Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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 22% 39% 32% 7% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 25% 10% 9% 515
Don't know 39% 37% 15% 9% 132

Views about size of government among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 46% 2% 4% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 67% 26% 3% 4% 515
Don't know 61% 27% 5% 7% 132

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 58% 3% 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 62% 31% 4% 2% 515
Don't know 50% 38% 8% 4% 132

Views about abortion among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 71% 27% 3% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 27% 71% 2% 515
Don't know 35% 38% 27% 132

Views about homosexuality among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania who say homosexuality…

Views about same-sex marriage Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 719. 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 94% 4% 1% < 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 23% 71% 4% 2% 515
Don't know 40% 15% 21% 25% 132

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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 29% 69% 1% 1% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 56% 40% 2% 2% 515
Don't know 41% 43% 8% 9% 132

Views about human evolution among adults in Pennsylvania by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults in Pennsylvania 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 = 719. 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% 27% 3% 19% 3% 719
Oppose/strongly oppose 14% 20% 2% 59% 4% 515
Don't know 23% 20% 8% 40% 9% 132