Views about abortion among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who believe in God with absolute certainty by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in God with absolute certainty who say abortion should be…

State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 33% 62% 4% 419
Alaska 42% 54% 4% 167
Arizona 38% 57% 5% 412
Arkansas 32% 65% 3% 234
California 46% 50% 5% 1,965
Colorado 46% 48% 6% 270
Connecticut 62% 32% 6% 192
Delaware 43% 51% 6% 183
District of Columbia 60% 36% 4% 155
Florida 48% 48% 5% 1,285
Georgia 38% 58% 4% 713
Hawaii 54% 41% 5% 181
Idaho 31% 63% 5% 208
Illinois 44% 53% 3% 818
Indiana 34% 60% 5% 425
Iowa 41% 57% 2% 219
Kansas 37% 60% 3% 206
Kentucky 26% 67% 7% 329
Louisiana 31% 65% 4% 342
Maine 45% 51% 5% 154
Maryland 55% 41% 3% 388
Massachusetts 62% 34% 4% 282
Michigan 43% 53% 4% 624
Minnesota 38% 58% 4% 340
Mississippi 30% 65% 5% 254
Missouri 36% 59% 5% 444
Montana 44% 49% 6% 192
Nebraska 39% 57% 5% 213
Nevada 55% 41% 4% 177
New Hampshire 51% 41% 8% 132
New Jersey 50% 45% 5% 500
New Mexico 37% 61% 3% 188
New York 55% 40% 5% 1,060
North Carolina 40% 53% 7% 732
North Dakota 38% 60% 2% 229
Ohio 39% 55% 5% 771
Oklahoma 42% 53% 5% 289
Oregon 52% 45% 4% 218
Pennsylvania 38% 57% 5% 865
Rhode Island 49% 44% 6% 180
South Carolina 35% 59% 6% 376
South Dakota 41% 56% 3% 213
Tennessee 33% 62% 5% 524
Texas 38% 58% 4% 1,774
Utah 31% 68% 1% 202
Vermont 54% 41% 5% 121
Virginia 45% 52% 3% 555
Washington 44% 50% 6% 382
West Virginia 27% 67% 6% 234
Wisconsin 39% 60% 2% 349
Wyoming 39% 58% 4% 219

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