Views about same-sex marriage among whites by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among whites by views about same-sex marriage

% of whites who …same-sex marriage

Metro area Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 286. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 54% 41% 5% 286
Baltimore Metro Area 63% 33% 4% 168
Boston Metro Area 77% 15% 8% 395
Chicago Metro Area 66% 28% 6% 580
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 49% 46% 5% 397
Detroit Metro Area 59% 34% 6% 243
Houston Metro Area 50% 44% 6% 278
Los Angeles Metro Area 71% 24% 5% 523
Miami Metro Area 66% 23% 11% 207
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 60% 32% 8% 285
New York City Metro Area 66% 27% 7% 1,056
Philadelphia Metro Area 68% 24% 8% 502
Phoenix Metro Area 58% 35% 7% 298
Pittsburgh Metro Area 52% 36% 11% 217
Providence Metro Area 67% 25% 9% 300
Riverside, CA Metro Area 64% 34% 3% 179
San Diego Metro Area 65% 25% 10% 179
San Francisco Metro Area 80% 15% 5% 321
Seattle Metro Area 76% 19% 5% 243
St. Louis Metro Area 54% 38% 8% 213
Tampa Metro Area 58% 31% 11% 230
Washington, DC Metro Area 69% 27% 4% 500

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