103,980 — The average household income of unmarried samesex couples in the United States according to the U.S. Census, while unmarried heterosexual couples had an average household income of $62,857
259 — The millions of dollars spent in New York City during the first year of same-sex marriage
13 — The number of countries that allow same-sex couples to marry. Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Denmark, France, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, South Africa and Sweden
646,000 — The number of same-sex-couple households in the United States in 2010, according to the U.S. Census Bureau
10.1 — The percentage of total marriages in Iowa that were same-sex couples between April 2009 and March 2010. Of the 2,020 same-sex couples married in Iowa in that year only 815 couples were from Iowa, with the rest being from out of state, predominantly from neighboring Illinois, Missouri and Nebraska.
80.4 — The percentage growth of same-sex couple households in the U.S. between 2000 and 2010, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.
6,200 — The number of same-sex couples married in Massachusetts the first year, that number fell to only 1,900 marriages in the second year.
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