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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 84% 11% 5% 232
Alaska 58% 34% 8% 159
Arizona 73% 19% 8% 349
Arkansas 82% 12% 6% 141
California 63% 29% 8% 1,849
Colorado 53% 34% 13% 251
Connecticut 64% 26% 9% 169
Delaware 70% 23% 7% 117
District of Columbia 68% 25% 7% 133
Florida 69% 24% 7% 960
Georgia 75% 18% 7% 470
Hawaii 62% 31% 8% 159
Idaho 63% 31% 6% 156
Illinois 67% 23% 9% 588
Indiana 71% 20% 9% 294
Iowa 70% 23% 7% 140
Kansas 74% 16% 10% 133
Kentucky 76% 18% 6% 193
Louisiana 76% 16% 9% 206
Maine 53% 35% 13% 127
Maryland 68% 26% 6% 292
Massachusetts 51% 36% 14% 336
Michigan 68% 20% 11% 430
Minnesota 62% 28% 11% 265
Mississippi 83% 11% 6% 141
Missouri 77% 18% 5% 299
Montana 65% 25% 10% 152
Nebraska 76% 17% 7% 128
Nevada 64% 26% 10% 165
New Hampshire 48% 41% 11% 139
New Jersey 72% 21% 6% 387
New Mexico 64% 25% 11% 161
New York 65% 27% 8% 928
North Carolina 77% 17% 6% 473
North Dakota 73% 16% 11% 148
Ohio 73% 21% 6% 504
Oklahoma 73% 22% 5% 175
Oregon 57% 31% 11% 220
Pennsylvania 70% 23% 7% 621
Rhode Island 58% 33% 9% 115
South Carolina 76% 14% 10% 239
South Dakota 68% 20% 13% 147
Tennessee 80% 12% 8% 324
Texas 73% 18% 10% 1,226
Utah 79% 18% 2% 165
Vermont 52% 41% 7% 159
Virginia 74% 18% 8% 442
Washington 60% 32% 8% 359
West Virginia 82% 10% 9% 141
Wisconsin 70% 18% 12% 255
Wyoming 61% 26% 13% 152

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