Views about abortion among adults who pray daily by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who pray daily 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 31% 64% 5% 379
Alaska 42% 54% 4% 149
Arizona 36% 59% 5% 362
Arkansas 30% 67% 3% 199
California 44% 51% 5% 1,834
Colorado 41% 54% 6% 247
Connecticut 55% 39% 5% 168
Delaware 39% 56% 5% 153
District of Columbia 57% 38% 6% 148
Florida 47% 48% 5% 1,131
Georgia 39% 57% 4% 626
Hawaii 53% 44% 3% 159
Idaho 26% 67% 7% 172
Illinois 42% 55% 3% 695
Indiana 33% 61% 5% 359
Iowa 34% 64% 2% 172
Kansas 36% 62% 2% 173
Kentucky 29% 64% 7% 281
Louisiana 29% 67% 4% 317
Maine 48% 49% 3% 109
Maryland 52% 44% 5% 331
Massachusetts 62% 32% 6% 266
Michigan 45% 51% 4% 550
Minnesota 34% 61% 5% 284
Mississippi 33% 64% 3% 234
Missouri 33% 61% 6% 373
Montana 45% 52% 4% 159
Nebraska 35% 62% 4% 177
Nevada 48% 49% 3% 153
New Hampshire 46% 48% 7% 119
New Jersey 50% 45% 5% 458
New Mexico 38% 59% 3% 162
New York 53% 42% 6% 949
North Carolina 41% 53% 6% 658
North Dakota 36% 63% 1% 184
Ohio 39% 56% 5% 680
Oklahoma 43% 54% 3% 267
Oregon 48% 49% 3% 180
Pennsylvania 39% 57% 4% 777
Rhode Island 45% 49% 6% 148
South Carolina 38% 57% 5% 340
South Dakota 41% 57% 2% 174
Tennessee 34% 61% 4% 471
Texas 35% 61% 4% 1,619
Utah 32% 67% 1% 197
Virginia 43% 54% 3% 504
Washington 41% 54% 5% 325
West Virginia 26% 67% 7% 200
Wisconsin 38% 58% 3% 293
Wyoming 35% 62% 2% 173

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