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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal in all or most cases who …in heaven

State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 72% 21% 7% 194
Alaska 50% 41% 9% 191
Arizona 65% 29% 6% 337
Arkansas 81% 15% 4% 122
California 54% 38% 8% 2,288
Colorado 50% 39% 11% 311
Connecticut 63% 30% 7% 262
Delaware 66% 27% 7% 176
District of Columbia 59% 34% 7% 223
Florida 63% 28% 9% 1,153
Georgia 68% 27% 5% 469
Hawaii 57% 31% 12% 213
Idaho 52% 42% 7% 154
Illinois 63% 30% 7% 760
Indiana 69% 23% 8% 301
Iowa 65% 29% 6% 164
Kansas 70% 21% 9% 148
Kentucky 67% 26% 7% 164
Louisiana 68% 22% 10% 190
Maine 49% 42% 9% 199
Maryland 64% 30% 6% 424
Massachusetts 46% 42% 12% 524
Michigan 65% 27% 9% 537
Minnesota 65% 30% 5% 303
Mississippi 81% 17% 2% 110
Missouri 70% 25% 5% 305
Montana 60% 35% 5% 169
Nebraska 65% 29% 6% 144
Nevada 57% 34% 9% 198
New Hampshire 47% 41% 12% 195
New Jersey 65% 28% 7% 539
New Mexico 56% 36% 8% 173
New York 60% 33% 6% 1,287
North Carolina 73% 22% 5% 525
North Dakota 71% 23% 6% 157
Ohio 68% 27% 5% 558
Oklahoma 71% 25% 4% 192
Oregon 51% 40% 9% 266
Pennsylvania 62% 31% 7% 713
Rhode Island 53% 39% 8% 198
South Carolina 74% 16% 10% 219
South Dakota 76% 19% 5% 149
Tennessee 75% 20% 5% 267
Texas 68% 24% 8% 1,164
Utah 61% 34% 5% 140
Vermont 46% 49% 6% 218
Virginia 71% 23% 6% 502
Washington 46% 45% 8% 437
West Virginia 74% 19% 7% 118
Wisconsin 59% 31% 10% 311
Wyoming 59% 27% 14% 151

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