Views about abortion among who believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

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State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 32% 63% 5% 428
Alaska 53% 44% 3% 176
Arizona 44% 51% 4% 448
Arkansas 37% 61% 3% 258
California 48% 48% 4% 2,213
Colorado 50% 47% 3% 291
Connecticut 61% 35% 4% 237
Delaware 49% 46% 5% 224
District of Columbia 61% 33% 5% 181
Florida 50% 45% 5% 1,367
Georgia 42% 55% 4% 747
Hawaii 56% 38% 6% 186
Idaho 34% 61% 5% 221
Illinois 50% 48% 3% 929
Indiana 38% 57% 5% 496
Iowa 45% 54% 1% 241
Kansas 45% 54% 2% 231
Kentucky 30% 62% 8% 355
Louisiana 33% 63% 5% 367
Maine 53% 43% 4% 177
Maryland 59% 37% 3% 416
Massachusetts 64% 31% 5% 368
Michigan 48% 48% 4% 707
Minnesota 47% 51% 2% 411
Mississippi 33% 62% 5% 269
Missouri 41% 54% 5% 489
Montana 48% 46% 6% 204
Nebraska 42% 52% 6% 242
Nevada 54% 44% 2% 202
New Hampshire 55% 39% 6% 164
New Jersey 55% 41% 4% 606
New Mexico 43% 54% 3% 199
New York 58% 37% 5% 1,249
North Carolina 46% 49% 6% 774
North Dakota 43% 56% 2% 267
Ohio 43% 53% 5% 862
Oklahoma 46% 50% 4% 310
Oregon 53% 44% 3% 229
Pennsylvania 44% 51% 5% 977
Rhode Island 52% 44% 4% 207
South Carolina 39% 57% 4% 386
South Dakota 47% 51% 2% 233
Tennessee 37% 58% 5% 531
Texas 40% 56% 4% 1,918
Utah 37% 61% 2% 238
Vermont 56% 37% 6% 155
Virginia 52% 45% 3% 622
Washington 46% 48% 6% 419
West Virginia 31% 63% 6% 251
Wisconsin 44% 55% 1% 423
Wyoming 39% 58% 3% 236

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