Gay Marriage Attitudes (June 2013)

Gay Marriage Attitudes (June 2013)

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Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry39%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage30%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage26%
Don't know5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry64%41%15%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage16%18%45%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage17%27%36%
Don't know4%14%4%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry16%30%8%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage53%43%43%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage28%25%44%
Don't know3%3%5%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry78%53%63%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage12%24%13%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage6%21%19%
Don't know4%3%5%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry78%46%13%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage10%25%43%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage9%18%39%
Don't know2%10%4%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry21%11%9%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage46%48%35%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage29%37%52%
Don't know4%4%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry73%82%82%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage16%10%1%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage9%7%13%
Don't know2%1%4%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry65%17%12%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage15%44%47%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage16%35%37%
Don't know4%5%3%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry38%33%45%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage33%26%25%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage26%29%23%
Don't know3%13%7%

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categoryMaleFemale
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry35%42%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage32%28%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage28%25%
Don't know5%5%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry47%41%24%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage27%30%33%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage19%24%38%
Don't know7%5%5%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Gays and lesbians should have the right to marry39%31%40%35%42%52%
Gays and lesbians should have the right to civil unions but not marriage27%31%31%32%28%31%
Gays and lesbians should not have the right to civil unions or marriage27%32%24%30%24%17%
Don't know8%7%5%3%6%0%

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