Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing 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 frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say abortion should be legal in all or most cases who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

State At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 64% 15% 9% 12% 1% 194
Alaska 50% 16% 10% 24% < 1% 191
Arizona 49% 14% 10% 25% 2% 337
Arkansas 53% 16% 9% 20% 2% 122
California 50% 17% 12% 20% 1% 2,288
Colorado 50% 17% 14% 18% 1% 311
Connecticut 44% 20% 12% 23% 1% 262
Delaware 44% 18% 11% 27% < 1% 176
District of Columbia 54% 15% 13% 17% 1% 223
Florida 55% 14% 10% 20% 2% 1,153
Georgia 57% 17% 11% 14% 1% 469
Hawaii 56% 14% 10% 18% 1% 213
Idaho 49% 11% 13% 27% < 1% 154
Illinois 49% 18% 10% 22% 2% 760
Indiana 47% 23% 10% 19% 1% 301
Iowa 43% 16% 11% 26% 4% 164
Kansas 55% 18% 13% 13% 1% 148
Kentucky 51% 19% 9% 20% 1% 164
Louisiana 54% 11% 9% 24% 1% 190
Maine 43% 19% 10% 27% 1% 199
Maryland 51% 18% 13% 16% 1% 424
Massachusetts 41% 19% 10% 29% 1% 524
Michigan 49% 18% 10% 22% 1% 537
Minnesota 47% 19% 12% 22% 1% 303
Mississippi 63% 13% 9% 15% < 1% 110
Missouri 48% 15% 14% 21% 1% 305
Montana 46% 25% 13% 15% 2% 169
Nebraska 50% 19% 7% 22% 2% 144
Nevada 56% 16% 10% 17% 1% 198
New Hampshire 39% 13% 16% 32% 1% 195
New Jersey 50% 17% 10% 22% 2% 539
New Mexico 52% 17% 9% 21% 1% 173
New York 48% 17% 12% 21% 2% 1,287
North Carolina 58% 17% 12% 13% < 1% 525
North Dakota 50% 15% 9% 25% 1% 157
Ohio 49% 17% 15% 18% 1% 558
Oklahoma 53% 15% 5% 25% 1% 192
Oregon 50% 20% 9% 19% 1% 266
Pennsylvania 46% 17% 13% 23% 1% 713
Rhode Island 47% 19% 14% 19% 1% 198
South Carolina 60% 13% 12% 13% 2% 219
South Dakota 58% 18% 5% 17% 1% 149
Tennessee 63% 14% 8% 14% 1% 267
Texas 55% 15% 11% 17% 1% 1,164
Utah 53% 15% 11% 19% 1% 140
Vermont 45% 16% 13% 25% 1% 218
Virginia 52% 16% 11% 20% 1% 502
Washington 47% 16% 14% 22% 1% 437
West Virginia 59% 14% 6% 17% 4% 118
Wisconsin 41% 22% 11% 26% < 1% 311
Wyoming 49% 16% 5% 28% 2% 151

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