Frequency of reading scripture 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 frequency of reading scripture

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

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 60% 16% 6% 17% 1% 293
Alaska 62% 10% 9% 19% < 1% 108
Arizona 54% 10% 6% 30% < 1% 288
Arkansas 58% 15% 6% 21% 1% 179
California 49% 13% 6% 31% 1% 1,231
Colorado 53% 5% 8% 34% < 1% 174
Connecticut 37% 7% 11% 45% < 1% 100
Delaware 44% 20% 8% 28% 1% 108
Florida 53% 11% 7% 28% 1% 767
Georgia 66% 10% 7% 17% < 1% 459
Idaho 55% 11% 8% 26% < 1% 155
Illinois 46% 12% 10% 32% 1% 525
Indiana 50% 8% 10% 32% < 1% 318
Iowa 44% 10% 10% 36% 1% 157
Kansas 50% 10% 8% 33% < 1% 154
Kentucky 50% 5% 6% 36% 2% 244
Louisiana 56% 11% 7% 26% < 1% 251
Maryland 52% 15% 9% 23% < 1% 194
Massachusetts 26% 11% 12% 49% 2% 148
Michigan 49% 9% 7% 33% 1% 406
Minnesota 44% 10% 12% 35% < 1% 243
Mississippi 70% 10% 5% 14% 1% 181
Missouri 57% 10% 5% 28% < 1% 309
Montana 58% 4% 8% 31% < 1% 130
Nebraska 42% 15% 7% 35% < 1% 154
Nevada 52% 11% 5% 32% < 1% 105
New Jersey 48% 12% 9% 31% 1% 303
New Mexico 58% 14% 5% 23% < 1% 126
New York 42% 10% 7% 40% 1% 596
North Carolina 58% 14% 5% 23% 1% 441
North Dakota 32% 22% 8% 37% < 1% 172
Ohio 49% 11% 7% 34% < 1% 523
Oklahoma 70% 9% 6% 14% < 1% 180
Oregon 56% 8% 7% 29% < 1% 140
Pennsylvania 46% 10% 9% 35% 1% 581
South Carolina 59% 11% 6% 22% 2% 246
South Dakota 33% 16% 11% 39% < 1% 145
Tennessee 67% 10% 5% 17% 2% 363
Texas 57% 13% 6% 24% 1% 1,257
Utah 76% 5% 6% 12% 2% 169
Virginia 58% 11% 8% 21% 1% 346
Washington 56% 11% 7% 26% < 1% 243
West Virginia 60% 13% 5% 22% < 1% 173
Wisconsin 37% 13% 9% 40% 1% 270
Wyoming 51% 11% 8% 29% 1% 153

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