Views about same-sex marriage among adults ages 65 and older by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults ages 65 and older by views about same-sex marriage

% of adults ages 65 and older who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 17% 75% 8% 125
Arizona 40% 50% 10% 184
California 51% 41% 8% 964
Colorado 45% 49% 6% 104
Connecticut 55% 39% 6% 100
Florida 41% 51% 8% 632
Georgia 24% 67% 9% 225
Illinois 39% 49% 11% 365
Indiana 27% 63% 10% 178
Kentucky 16% 69% 15% 122
Louisiana 28% 63% 9% 121
Maryland 38% 52% 10% 161
Massachusetts 59% 27% 14% 186
Michigan 34% 56% 10% 258
Minnesota 45% 51% 4% 127
Missouri 36% 56% 8% 157
New Hampshire 56% 37% 7% 105
New Jersey 43% 49% 8% 258
New York 45% 44% 12% 590
North Carolina 31% 56% 13% 288
Ohio 31% 60% 10% 326
Oklahoma 21% 69% 10% 114
Oregon 42% 42% 16% 124
Pennsylvania 37% 51% 12% 438
Rhode Island 62% 28% 10% 111
South Carolina 24% 65% 11% 142
Tennessee 17% 77% 6% 195
Texas 30% 59% 11% 528
Virginia 28% 60% 12% 217
Washington 46% 43% 11% 183
Wisconsin 37% 55% 8% 161

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