Views about abortion among Christians by state (2014) Switch to: State among Christians by views about abortion

% of Christians 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 34% 62% 4% 443
Alaska 46% 49% 5% 187
Arizona 42% 55% 3% 448
Arkansas 34% 63% 3% 247
California 45% 50% 5% 2,289
Colorado 47% 49% 4% 323
Connecticut 61% 35% 4% 251
Delaware 46% 48% 5% 209
District of Columbia 61% 34% 6% 188
Florida 49% 46% 5% 1,415
Georgia 42% 54% 4% 781
Hawaii 55% 40% 5% 185
Idaho 32% 62% 5% 222
Illinois 48% 49% 3% 977
Indiana 35% 60% 5% 492
Iowa 44% 54% 2% 261
Kansas 43% 55% 2% 241
Kentucky 30% 62% 7% 345
Louisiana 33% 63% 4% 387
Maine 52% 44% 4% 191
Maryland 59% 37% 4% 433
Massachusetts 65% 30% 5% 412
Michigan 48% 48% 4% 717
Minnesota 44% 52% 4% 433
Mississippi 31% 64% 5% 269
Missouri 39% 56% 5% 486
Montana 46% 51% 3% 202
Nebraska 41% 54% 4% 243
Nevada 52% 44% 4% 207
New Hampshire 54% 40% 6% 188
New Jersey 56% 40% 4% 611
New Mexico 45% 51% 3% 222
New York 55% 40% 5% 1,222
North Carolina 44% 51% 6% 796
North Dakota 40% 58% 2% 276
Ohio 41% 54% 4% 863
Oklahoma 43% 52% 5% 312
Oregon 52% 45% 3% 244
Pennsylvania 44% 51% 5% 1,037
Rhode Island 54% 38% 8% 239
South Carolina 38% 57% 6% 394
South Dakota 42% 56% 3% 242
Tennessee 35% 62% 4% 552
Texas 39% 57% 5% 1,979
Utah 33% 64% 3% 234
Vermont 53% 40% 7% 156
Virginia 50% 48% 3% 644
Washington 46% 50% 4% 444
West Virginia 29% 65% 6% 245
Wisconsin 45% 52% 3% 439
Wyoming 39% 59% 2% 225

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