Belief in God among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in God

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say they…

State Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
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Alabama 87% 8% 1% 1% 1% 2% 293
Alaska 87% 10% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 108
Arizona 76% 17% 3% < 1% 4% < 1% 288
Arkansas 84% 14% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 179
California 70% 20% 4% 2% 2% 1% 1,231
Colorado 74% 23% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 174
Connecticut 63% 28% 4% 1% 4% 1% 100
Delaware 81% 14% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 108
Florida 78% 14% 3% < 1% 3% 1% 767
Georgia 88% 9% 1% < 1% 1% < 1% 459
Idaho 81% 14% 5% < 1% 1% < 1% 155
Illinois 78% 15% 3% 1% 2% 1% 525
Indiana 74% 18% 2% 1% 4% 1% 318
Iowa 81% 10% 3% 3% 2% 1% 157
Kansas 81% 16% < 1% 1% 1% 1% 154
Kentucky 88% 7% < 1% < 1% 3% 1% 244
Louisiana 86% 9% 1% 1% 1% 1% 251
Maryland 80% 14% 2% < 1% 3% 1% 194
Massachusetts 63% 22% 4% 2% 6% 3% 148
Michigan 81% 15% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 406
Minnesota 73% 18% 3% < 1% 3% 3% 243
Mississippi 89% 7% 3% 1% < 1% < 1% 181
Missouri 84% 13% 1% < 1% 2% < 1% 309
Montana 83% 13% 1% < 1% 2% 1% 130
Nebraska 82% 14% 2% < 1% 2% < 1% 154
Nevada 71% 18% 5% 1% 1% 3% 105
New Jersey 77% 18% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 303
New Mexico 85% 11% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 126
New York 69% 18% 4% 1% 6% 2% 596
North Carolina 86% 9% 2% 1% 2% 1% 441
North Dakota 76% 18% 1% < 1% 5% < 1% 172
Ohio 79% 15% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 523
Oklahoma 83% 14% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 180
Oregon 76% 14% 4% < 1% 5% 1% 140
Pennsylvania 79% 13% 3% 1% 4% < 1% 581
South Carolina 83% 12% 1% 1% 2% < 1% 246
South Dakota 78% 17% 1% < 1% 4% < 1% 145
Tennessee 88% 8% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 363
Texas 79% 16% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1,257
Utah 83% 12% 2% < 1% 2% 2% 169
Virginia 84% 10% 2% < 1% 2% 1% 346
Washington 77% 16% 3% < 1% 2% 2% 243
West Virginia 88% 8% 2% < 1% 1% 1% 173
Wisconsin 75% 20% 2% < 1% 3% < 1% 270
Wyoming 78% 14% 4% 1% 1% 2% 153

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