Marital status 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 marital status

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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Alabama 55% 2% 19% 7% 17% 290
Alaska 59% 3% 6% 4% 27% 106
Arizona 48% 6% 17% 5% 24% 286
Arkansas 56% 5% 15% 10% 14% 177
California 48% 9% 13% 7% 23% 1,226
Colorado 63% 6% 5% 5% 21% 174
Delaware 50% 6% 14% 13% 17% 108
Florida 51% 7% 12% 8% 22% 765
Georgia 53% 2% 12% 8% 25% 457
Idaho 67% 6% 12% 4% 11% 155
Illinois 52% 3% 11% 6% 28% 523
Indiana 46% 3% 14% 10% 27% 315
Iowa 62% 8% 7% 5% 18% 157
Kansas 54% 7% 12% 4% 23% 154
Kentucky 56% 4% 16% 7% 18% 244
Louisiana 46% 7% 16% 7% 25% 250
Maryland 46% 6% 10% 11% 26% 194
Massachusetts 43% 9% 16% 13% 19% 147
Michigan 57% 4% 10% 6% 23% 402
Minnesota 57% 3% 7% 8% 26% 243
Mississippi 53% 3% 13% 8% 22% 180
Missouri 51% 8% 15% 8% 18% 308
Montana 67% 6% 4% 2% 22% 130
Nebraska 64% 2% 9% 8% 16% 154
Nevada 59% 7% 14% 4% 17% 105
New Jersey 53% 4% 13% 7% 22% 301
New Mexico 53% 8% 15% 4% 20% 126
New York 47% 6% 12% 6% 30% 591
North Carolina 54% 5% 11% 5% 24% 440
North Dakota 53% 5% 9% 11% 22% 171
Ohio 54% 5% 10% 7% 24% 521
Oklahoma 51% 8% 13% 10% 19% 180
Oregon 62% 3% 10% 6% 20% 139
Pennsylvania 54% 6% 9% 10% 20% 575
South Carolina 50% 9% 15% 8% 18% 245
South Dakota 45% 8% 13% 11% 23% 145
Tennessee 55% 5% 13% 7% 21% 361
Texas 54% 5% 13% 6% 22% 1,252
Utah 67% 3% 5% 3% 21% 169
Virginia 58% 5% 12% 7% 18% 344
Washington 57% 4% 10% 7% 21% 241
West Virginia 51% 7% 20% 7% 14% 173
Wisconsin 61% 4% 10% 8% 18% 270
Wyoming 59% 6% 15% 4% 16% 153

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