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

% of whites who …same-sex marriage

State Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 28% 62% 10% 346
Alaska 58% 36% 6% 226
Arizona 59% 35% 6% 463
Arkansas 33% 54% 13% 229
California 68% 27% 5% 2,098
Colorado 66% 30% 4% 383
Connecticut 73% 24% 3% 286
Delaware 66% 30% 3% 217
District of Columbia 90% 7% 3% 124
Florida 56% 36% 8% 1,311
Georgia 46% 48% 6% 576
Hawaii 58% 28% 14% 141
Idaho 47% 39% 14% 280
Illinois 60% 33% 7% 975
Indiana 44% 47% 10% 532
Iowa 48% 44% 8% 304
Kansas 47% 46% 7% 255
Kentucky 38% 53% 8% 362
Louisiana 46% 48% 5% 289
Maine 63% 32% 5% 281
Maryland 64% 29% 7% 379
Massachusetts 77% 16% 7% 559
Michigan 54% 38% 8% 755
Minnesota 59% 36% 5% 483
Mississippi 33% 60% 7% 187
Missouri 47% 46% 6% 516
Montana 55% 37% 9% 278
Nebraska 47% 47% 5% 253
Nevada 59% 32% 9% 200
New Hampshire 69% 25% 6% 275
New Jersey 64% 30% 6% 605
New Mexico 52% 38% 10% 168
New York 65% 28% 7% 1,319
North Carolina 44% 48% 8% 712
North Dakota 47% 48% 5% 307
Ohio 51% 42% 7% 913
Oklahoma 45% 48% 7% 277
Oregon 61% 34% 6% 338
Pennsylvania 54% 37% 9% 1,124
Rhode Island 66% 26% 8% 258
South Carolina 40% 53% 7% 341
South Dakota 47% 47% 6% 268
Tennessee 34% 60% 6% 526
Texas 46% 47% 7% 1,379
Utah 48% 47% 4% 274
Vermont 75% 20% 5% 293
Virginia 50% 46% 5% 632
Washington 63% 32% 5% 542
West Virginia 39% 51% 10% 272
Wisconsin 59% 36% 5% 512
Wyoming 49% 45% 7% 277

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