On June 26,the U. Hodges two years ago, the percentage of same-sex couples who are married has increased overall, though the rate by which it is increasing has slowed. Retrieved 15 May Since then, support for same-sex marriage has steadily grown. The survey also showed gay men are slightly more likely than lesbians to be married to a same-sex partner.
The extension of civil marriageunionand domestic partnership rights to same-sex couples in various jurisdictions can raise legal issues upon dissolution of these unions that are not experienced by opposite-sex couples, especially if law of their residence or nationality does not have same-sex marriage or partnerships.
Same-sex marriage rate lower than rate for straight couples, poll shows
However, all generational cohorts have become more supportive of same-sex marriage in the past decade. More accurate statistics will be available as time passes. Supreme Court of Texas Blog. Goldhaber, Oren April Herman, Greg Spring Armenia Estonia Israel Mexico 1 Netherlands 2.
In the Netherlandsslightly more marriages between women are recorded than between men: Supreme Court ruling to legalize same-sex marriage, a smaller percentage of gay and lesbian couples are married compared to straight couples, a new survey shows. Lawyer in two same-sex divorce cases awaits Texas Supreme Court decision on petitions for review". And following a recent court rulingTaiwan appears to be on track to join the list. South Korea doubts report on planned N. Two cases went before the Texas Supreme Court;  the Court declined to hear one  and said it had no jurisdiction to decide the other. Views Read Edit View history.