Income distribution 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 household income

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State Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
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Alabama 44% 24% 18% 13% 174
Alaska 27% 27% 24% 22% 165
Arizona 35% 20% 26% 19% 297
Arkansas 40% 18% 28% 14% 116
California 29% 17% 26% 28% 2,017
Colorado 24% 18% 28% 29% 278
Connecticut 21% 18% 27% 34% 229
Delaware 23% 22% 33% 22% 154
District of Columbia 22% 16% 29% 34% 198
Florida 35% 23% 24% 18% 1,009
Georgia 30% 21% 28% 22% 431
Hawaii 27% 19% 30% 24% 194
Idaho 31% 18% 33% 18% 142
Illinois 27% 22% 30% 21% 659
Indiana 38% 17% 30% 15% 275
Iowa 27% 26% 33% 13% 152
Kansas 29% 25% 25% 21% 133
Kentucky 39% 23% 25% 14% 148
Louisiana 45% 17% 28% 11% 175
Maine 37% 17% 35% 12% 173
Maryland 19% 14% 34% 32% 379
Massachusetts 25% 18% 27% 30% 450
Michigan 34% 20% 29% 17% 477
Minnesota 23% 14% 32% 31% 272
Mississippi 44% 27% 15% 14% 101
Missouri 32% 25% 24% 19% 273
Montana 30% 23% 32% 16% 155
Nebraska 32% 22% 30% 15% 127
Nevada 30% 30% 24% 15% 174
New Hampshire 21% 15% 36% 28% 163
New Jersey 20% 17% 28% 35% 468
New Mexico 37% 24% 27% 12% 149
New York 30% 18% 30% 22% 1,113
North Carolina 31% 22% 29% 17% 474
North Dakota 20% 24% 35% 21% 139
Ohio 42% 18% 27% 13% 506
Oklahoma 34% 26% 26% 14% 180
Oregon 34% 23% 26% 17% 245
Pennsylvania 30% 20% 25% 25% 615
Rhode Island 26% 18% 36% 20% 168
South Carolina 34% 18% 29% 19% 191
South Dakota 31% 24% 28% 17% 134
Tennessee 35% 22% 25% 18% 243
Texas 33% 19% 28% 20% 1,051
Utah 29% 21% 32% 19% 133
Vermont 28% 24% 32% 16% 204
Virginia 20% 23% 31% 27% 444
Washington 29% 24% 24% 23% 403
West Virginia 34% 15% 40% 11% 110
Wisconsin 30% 18% 34% 17% 279
Wyoming 32% 29% 22% 17% 145

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