Views about same-sex marriage among blacks by state (2014) Switch to: State among blacks by views about same-sex marriage

% of blacks who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 45% 47% 8% 105
California 51% 44% 5% 206
District of Columbia 43% 41% 16% 119
Florida 40% 54% 6% 227
Georgia 38% 53% 9% 251
Illinois 49% 45% 7% 156
Louisiana 34% 54% 13% 119
Maryland 52% 41% 7% 156
Michigan 50% 41% 9% 123
Mississippi 31% 60% 8% 103
New York 50% 42% 7% 240
North Carolina 45% 45% 10% 183
Ohio 43% 51% 6% 102
Pennsylvania 50% 39% 11% 112
South Carolina 37% 59% 4% 112
Texas 35% 57% 9% 263
Virginia 46% 42% 12% 119

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