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Gay Marriage Statistics Data
Total percentage of Americans who support allowing marriage for same-sex couples 42%
Percent of Americans who oppose gay marriage 37%
Percent of Americans who are unsure about Gay Marriage 10%
Total number of gay couples 603,243
Highest concentration of gay couples (Washington D.C.) 1.29 %
State with the lowest concentration of gay couples (North and South Dakota) 0.22 %
Percent of gay population in most cities 2.5 %
Total number of U.S. states where gay marriage is legal 50
Percent of Catholics who support same-sex marriage 58 %
Percent of Protestants who support same-sex marriage 64 %
Percent of Democrats who support same-sex marriage 61%
Percent of Republicans who support same-sex marriage 33%
Statistic Sources & References
Sources: Pew Research Center, Gay Marriage Research, Gay Law Report, Professor's House
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: August 1, 2016

Gay Marriage Statistics

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