Political ideology 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 ideology

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

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Alabama 57% 27% 8% 8% 293
Alaska 53% 28% 15% 5% 108
Arizona 56% 25% 12% 7% 288
Arkansas 51% 34% 9% 6% 179
California 44% 30% 18% 7% 1,231
Colorado 60% 23% 15% 2% 174
Connecticut 51% 31% 14% 5% 100
Delaware 48% 26% 18% 8% 108
Florida 53% 25% 15% 7% 767
Georgia 56% 25% 13% 6% 459
Idaho 56% 27% 11% 5% 155
Illinois 49% 28% 18% 6% 525
Indiana 52% 28% 15% 5% 318
Iowa 62% 23% 10% 5% 157
Kansas 56% 24% 16% 4% 154
Kentucky 57% 21% 15% 7% 244
Louisiana 62% 24% 8% 6% 251
Maryland 46% 32% 16% 6% 194
Massachusetts 42% 36% 14% 8% 148
Michigan 52% 23% 15% 10% 406
Minnesota 53% 26% 16% 5% 243
Mississippi 56% 25% 12% 7% 181
Missouri 55% 22% 14% 9% 309
Montana 72% 19% 5% 4% 130
Nebraska 59% 26% 10% 5% 154
Nevada 54% 24% 16% 6% 105
New Jersey 45% 34% 16% 6% 303
New Mexico 47% 24% 16% 12% 126
New York 45% 30% 18% 7% 596
North Carolina 56% 26% 12% 6% 441
North Dakota 60% 24% 13% 2% 172
Ohio 53% 27% 11% 9% 523
Oklahoma 54% 34% 7% 5% 180
Oregon 45% 32% 17% 7% 140
Pennsylvania 51% 27% 13% 9% 581
South Carolina 56% 27% 9% 8% 246
South Dakota 57% 29% 5% 8% 145
Tennessee 58% 24% 10% 7% 363
Texas 51% 26% 15% 8% 1,257
Utah 66% 27% 6% 1% 169
Virginia 58% 27% 10% 5% 346
Washington 57% 30% 7% 6% 243
West Virginia 58% 27% 9% 6% 173
Wisconsin 59% 29% 8% 4% 270
Wyoming 61% 23% 8% 8% 153

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