Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups 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 attendance at prayer groups

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who attend prayer group…

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 49% 8% 11% 32% 1% 293
Alaska 39% 8% 8% 45% < 1% 108
Arizona 39% 9% 8% 44% < 1% 288
Arkansas 36% 18% 10% 36% 1% 179
California 35% 14% 9% 41% < 1% 1,231
Colorado 38% 10% 9% 43% < 1% 174
Connecticut 25% 10% 4% 61% < 1% 100
Delaware 30% 20% 8% 42% < 1% 108
Florida 39% 8% 8% 44% 1% 767
Georgia 43% 14% 10% 32% 1% 459
Idaho 47% 4% 6% 43% < 1% 155
Illinois 30% 15% 10% 45% < 1% 525
Indiana 38% 11% 8% 42% < 1% 318
Iowa 32% 7% 16% 44% 2% 157
Kansas 39% 11% 13% 37% < 1% 154
Kentucky 38% 8% 11% 42% < 1% 244
Louisiana 39% 16% 11% 34% < 1% 251
Maryland 33% 13% 9% 45% < 1% 194
Massachusetts 21% 11% 6% 62% < 1% 148
Michigan 31% 15% 7% 46% 1% 406
Minnesota 29% 11% 9% 49% 1% 243
Mississippi 51% 12% 10% 27% 1% 181
Missouri 34% 11% 9% 46% < 1% 309
Montana 36% 7% 12% 45% < 1% 130
Nebraska 29% 15% 14% 41% 1% 154
Nevada 33% 14% 3% 49% 1% 105
New Jersey 31% 14% 9% 46% 1% 303
New Mexico 37% 22% 7% 34% < 1% 126
New York 30% 9% 7% 52% 1% 596
North Carolina 44% 13% 9% 33% 1% 441
North Dakota 27% 9% 10% 54% < 1% 172
Ohio 38% 11% 6% 45% 1% 523
Oklahoma 49% 13% 7% 31% < 1% 180
Oregon 46% 13% 6% 35% < 1% 140
Pennsylvania 33% 7% 10% 50% < 1% 581
South Carolina 43% 13% 12% 31% 1% 246
South Dakota 27% 9% 7% 56% 1% 145
Tennessee 48% 13% 9% 29% 1% 363
Texas 41% 13% 8% 37% 1% 1,257
Utah 74% 6% 2% 18% 1% 169
Virginia 42% 14% 4% 38% 2% 346
Washington 44% 10% 8% 36% 1% 243
West Virginia 42% 16% 8% 33% 1% 173
Wisconsin 23% 10% 13% 52% 1% 270
Wyoming 45% 5% 7% 42% 1% 153

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