Pew Research Center does not take policy positions. That was four years ago. As governor of Pennsylvania he opposed gay marriage. But the share of Democrats who say belief in God is not a condition for morality has increased over this period. About Pew Research Center Pew Research Center is a nonpartisan fact tank that informs the public about the issues, attitudes and trends shaping the world. Support for same-sex marriage has risen among both men and women in recent years. Retrieved June 6,
However, on the question of a constitutional amendment, more were opposed than for it.
Public opinion of same-sex marriage in the United States
Archived from the original on May 5, Topics Foreign Affairs and Policy U. However, differences remain across demographic groups in the size of the majority saying homosexuality should be accepted by society. High school or less. Related Publications Oct 23, Support for same-sex marriage among black Protestants and white evangelical Protestants remains lower than it is among other religious groups. The gender gap on this question is among the widest seen across the political values measured in this survey.
Retrieved May 12, Economic fairness, corporate profits and tax policy 7. Among people who are religiously unaffiliated, a solid majority have supported same-sex marriage since Retrieved February 27, Rights and responsibilities of marriages in the United States.