Party affiliation 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 political party

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

State Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
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Alabama 61% 13% 25% 293
Alaska 55% 30% 15% 108
Arizona 55% 20% 24% 288
Arkansas 55% 18% 27% 179
California 39% 25% 36% 1,231
Colorado 65% 15% 20% 174
Connecticut 47% 18% 35% 100
Delaware 44% 9% 47% 108
Florida 50% 21% 29% 767
Georgia 52% 19% 29% 459
Idaho 66% 15% 19% 155
Illinois 51% 19% 30% 525
Indiana 56% 19% 25% 318
Iowa 58% 15% 27% 157
Kansas 59% 22% 19% 154
Kentucky 56% 13% 31% 244
Louisiana 55% 13% 32% 251
Maryland 49% 13% 39% 194
Massachusetts 42% 18% 41% 148
Michigan 49% 20% 31% 406
Minnesota 58% 13% 28% 243
Mississippi 53% 10% 37% 181
Missouri 56% 18% 26% 309
Montana 68% 18% 15% 130
Nebraska 69% 13% 19% 154
Nevada 59% 13% 28% 105
New Jersey 38% 22% 40% 303
New Mexico 49% 21% 30% 126
New York 39% 23% 38% 596
North Carolina 55% 18% 28% 441
North Dakota 64% 12% 24% 172
Ohio 52% 20% 28% 523
Oklahoma 53% 17% 29% 180
Oregon 52% 19% 28% 140
Pennsylvania 55% 17% 29% 581
South Carolina 51% 18% 31% 246
South Dakota 71% 9% 19% 145
Tennessee 61% 11% 28% 363
Texas 49% 23% 28% 1,257
Utah 80% 11% 10% 169
Virginia 54% 20% 26% 346
Washington 50% 25% 25% 243
West Virginia 53% 15% 31% 173
Wisconsin 58% 18% 24% 270
Wyoming 73% 17% 10% 153

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