Same-sex marriage survey results: See how people who live near you responded

Same-sex marriage survey results: See how people who live near you responded

Same-sex marriage survey results: See how people who live near you responded

Updated 17 November 2017, 18:30 AEDT

Explore the full results of the same-sex marriage postal survey, including breakdowns by state and seat-by-seat.

See the full results, including seat-by-seat breakdowns.

"Should the law be changed to allow same-sex couples to marry?"

Australia has voted 'yes' to support changing the law to allow same-sex couples to marry.

Key results of the same-sex marriage postal survey:

  • 62 per cent responded 'yes' to the same-sex marriage postal survey, a total of 7.82 million people.
  • 38 per cent responded 'no', or 4.87 million people.
  • The total response rate to the survey was 79.5 per cent, meaning 12,727,920 people responded.
  • The ACT registered the highest support for SSM, with 74 per cent saying 'yes'.
  • New South Wales had the lowest support for SSM, with 58 per cent saying 'yes'.