Public opinion of same-sex marriage in the United States has shifted rapidly since the s, A May Gallup poll found that 63% of Americans supported same sex marriage, with 36% opposing it. The same poll found clear majorities in favor of same-sex marriage in the Northeast (60%), West (58%), and Midwest.
Since then, support for same-sex marriage has steadily grown. Fact Sheet. May 14, Based on polling in , a majority of Americans (61%) support same-sex marriage, while 31% oppose it. Chart; Data; Share; Embed. Share this .
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