Retrieved May 12, The gender gap is fairly constant across racial and ethnic groups, but there is considerable variation in its size. The expansion of legal rights and protections afforded to same-sex couples in Australia is well developed at both federal and state level. Background Same-sex marriage has been on the political agenda in Australia for several years, as part of the broader debate about the legal recognition of same-sex relationships. Angus Reid Global Monitor".
The Bill was a specific response to the changes in New Zealand and would have allowed Australian same-sex couples planning to marry in New Zealand to have their marriage recognised on return to Australia.
Public opinion of same-sex marriage in the United States
In the election campaign, Abbott reaffirmed that he would not support legislation to allow gay marriage. Census Bureau also plans other changes for the next national count. Your download should begin shortly. Pew Research Center June 30, Americans are broadly supportive of laws that would protect lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender LGBT people against discrimination in jobs, public accommodations, and housing.
Politics June 26, Census definitionspopulation density, and telephone usage. Archived from the original on March 15, Prior to this poll, Gallup conducted a poll on the issue through May Findings From the American Values Atlas. Politics August 30,