Views about same-sex marriage among married adults by state (2014) Switch to: State among married adults 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 28% 63% 9% 284
Alaska 53% 40% 8% 156
Arizona 49% 43% 8% 318
Arkansas 25% 60% 15% 156
California 56% 38% 6% 1,712
Colorado 58% 37% 5% 287
Connecticut 74% 23% 3% 186
Delaware 57% 36% 7% 148
District of Columbia 65% 25% 10% 106
Florida 47% 44% 9% 987
Georgia 39% 55% 6% 486
Hawaii 47% 42% 11% 135
Idaho 43% 42% 15% 197
Illinois 53% 38% 10% 666
Indiana 44% 50% 6% 329
Iowa 43% 50% 7% 192
Kansas 43% 52% 6% 172
Kentucky 31% 59% 10% 223
Louisiana 38% 53% 9% 212
Maine 61% 34% 6% 158
Maryland 57% 34% 9% 319
Massachusetts 73% 16% 10% 335
Michigan 47% 46% 7% 501
Minnesota 52% 43% 4% 309
Mississippi 20% 75% 6% 147
Missouri 41% 53% 7% 314
Montana 48% 41% 11% 184
Nebraska 48% 50% 2% 169
Nevada 48% 43% 9% 145
New Hampshire 68% 27% 5% 154
New Jersey 60% 33% 6% 462
New Mexico 43% 49% 8% 143
New York 57% 35% 8% 920
North Carolina 40% 53% 7% 565
North Dakota 36% 59% 5% 184
Ohio 44% 49% 7% 582
Oklahoma 37% 57% 6% 202
Oregon 55% 38% 7% 209
Pennsylvania 49% 43% 8% 706
Rhode Island 58% 31% 11% 147
South Carolina 34% 58% 7% 252
South Dakota 41% 54% 5% 161
Tennessee 25% 69% 6% 382
Texas 41% 51% 8% 1,347
Utah 42% 54% 4% 182
Vermont 74% 22% 4% 170
Virginia 41% 53% 6% 511
Washington 53% 40% 8% 346
West Virginia 32% 60% 8% 145
Wisconsin 53% 43% 4% 348
Wyoming 45% 48% 7% 176

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