Last month, we have shared a U.S. map about same sex marriage in the States after New Jersey became the 14th states to issue same sex marriage license since October 21. Here is another interactive map for showing the updated status that states recognizes same sex marriage after Hawaii joining the line this week.
This week, Hawaii becomes the 16th state to legalize same sex marriage. Apart from California and Washington, states that recognize gay marriage are still mainly located in the Northwest, the West Coast and the Upper Midwest, which can be seen from the above map.
Map Reviews: 2/5 Stars
It is a very simple map that simply highlight those states that recognize same sex marriage. This map can be more informative if:
- Mouse click description box provides more information or contains an inserted URL to related webpage.
- States could be categorize into “legalized”, “to be legalized” and “not legalized”, and create category legend for filtering.
Related article about same sex marriage can be seen at:
US Map: Democratic Senator Supports Same-Sex Marriage
World Acceptance towards Homosexual