Generational cohort 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 generational group

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

State Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
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Alabama 15% 15% 28% 28% 12% 2% 285
Alaska 11% 16% 26% 37% 10% < 1% 103
Arizona 17% 13% 27% 30% 13% 1% 286
Arkansas 20% 9% 30% 30% 11% < 1% 173
California 14% 15% 31% 28% 10% 1% 1,205
Colorado 9% 22% 23% 34% 12% 1% 171
Delaware 11% 12% 30% 30% 16% 1% 106
Florida 14% 11% 26% 31% 16% 2% 751
Georgia 16% 14% 27% 30% 13% < 1% 450
Idaho 14% 13% 28% 33% 10% < 1% 153
Illinois 15% 13% 30% 27% 14% 2% 513
Indiana 18% 12% 24% 31% 13% 2% 317
Iowa 14% 12% 24% 34% 14% 1% 156
Kansas 14% 18% 28% 34% 6% 1% 153
Kentucky 8% 17% 30% 34% 11% 1% 241
Louisiana 15% 15% 27% 29% 13% 1% 250
Maryland 14% 12% 26% 33% 14% 1% 192
Massachusetts 8% 12% 24% 33% 18% 5% 142
Michigan 14% 17% 25% 30% 13% 1% 397
Minnesota 12% 15% 26% 32% 14% 1% 239
Mississippi 13% 11% 27% 32% 15% 2% 180
Missouri 13% 14% 23% 35% 14% 1% 304
Montana 12% 18% 22% 31% 17% < 1% 127
Nebraska 9% 10% 28% 32% 17% 3% 153
Nevada 11% 8% 36% 29% 16% 1% 102
New Jersey 10% 12% 31% 31% 14% 2% 295
New Mexico 10% 21% 30% 32% 7% < 1% 123
New York 15% 12% 27% 31% 13% 2% 584
North Carolina 12% 17% 26% 33% 11% 1% 437
North Dakota 15% 19% 16% 33% 11% 6% 169
Ohio 13% 14% 24% 34% 13% 1% 511
Oklahoma 17% 15% 21% 28% 16% 4% 178
Oregon 11% 8% 29% 35% 17% < 1% 139
Pennsylvania 12% 13% 26% 33% 16% 1% 575
South Carolina 18% 14% 25% 30% 12% < 1% 241
South Dakota 18% 15% 23% 28% 15% 1% 143
Tennessee 13% 14% 28% 33% 12% 1% 355
Texas 14% 17% 30% 27% 11% 2% 1,223
Utah 21% 13% 27% 30% 8% 1% 167
Virginia 10% 17% 28% 32% 13% 1% 334
Washington 16% 11% 33% 30% 10% < 1% 232
West Virginia 14% 7% 26% 36% 15% 2% 171
Wisconsin 13% 13% 25% 33% 14% 1% 263
Wyoming 11% 15% 27% 37% 9% 1% 150

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