Importance of religion in one's life 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 importance of religion

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

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Alabama 84% 13% 1% 1% < 1% 293
Alaska 76% 17% 3% 4% < 1% 108
Arizona 70% 21% 5% 3% 1% 288
Arkansas 78% 14% 4% 3% 1% 179
California 70% 21% 5% 4% 1% 1,231
Colorado 72% 20% 7% 1% < 1% 174
Connecticut 62% 21% 7% 10% 1% 100
Delaware 67% 28% 2% 4% < 1% 108
Florida 69% 19% 6% 6% < 1% 767
Georgia 79% 16% 2% 2% 1% 459
Idaho 70% 20% 7% 2% < 1% 155
Illinois 74% 17% 5% 4% < 1% 525
Indiana 68% 21% 6% 4% < 1% 318
Iowa 72% 21% 5% 2% < 1% 157
Kansas 68% 22% 7% 3% < 1% 154
Kentucky 75% 19% 2% 3% < 1% 244
Louisiana 82% 15% 1% 2% < 1% 251
Maryland 68% 20% 8% 3% < 1% 194
Massachusetts 60% 26% 7% 6% 1% 148
Michigan 66% 21% 6% 5% 1% 406
Minnesota 68% 19% 7% 6% < 1% 243
Mississippi 87% 8% 3% < 1% 2% 181
Missouri 74% 18% 4% 3% 1% 309
Montana 68% 18% 7% 7% < 1% 130
Nebraska 76% 17% 5% 3% < 1% 154
Nevada 63% 23% 11% 4% < 1% 105
New Jersey 73% 20% 1% 4% 2% 303
New Mexico 80% 12% 2% 4% 2% 126
New York 66% 18% 8% 8% < 1% 596
North Carolina 76% 16% 6% 2% 1% 441
North Dakota 67% 19% 11% 3% < 1% 172
Ohio 72% 19% 6% 3% < 1% 523
Oklahoma 81% 14% 3% 2% 1% 180
Oregon 71% 19% 4% 4% 2% 140
Pennsylvania 71% 19% 4% 6% 1% 581
South Carolina 81% 11% 4% 4% 2% 246
South Dakota 67% 18% 8% 6% < 1% 145
Tennessee 85% 11% < 1% 4% 1% 363
Texas 77% 17% 3% 3% < 1% 1,257
Utah 83% 10% 4% 2% 1% 169
Virginia 79% 13% 5% 2% 1% 346
Washington 73% 17% 7% 2% < 1% 243
West Virginia 75% 18% 4% 1% 2% 173
Wisconsin 61% 28% 5% 6% 1% 270
Wyoming 71% 20% 6% 3% < 1% 153

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