Views about abortion among adults who read scripture at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who read scripture at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who read scripture at least once a week 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 30% 64% 6% 295
Arizona 27% 69% 4% 246
Arkansas 25% 71% 4% 162
California 33% 62% 5% 1,084
Colorado 28% 64% 8% 152
Florida 36% 58% 6% 702
Georgia 30% 66% 4% 473
Idaho 18% 72% 10% 132
Illinois 34% 63% 3% 409
Indiana 22% 72% 6% 247
Iowa 29% 68% 3% 104
Kansas 27% 72% 1% 109
Kentucky 25% 67% 8% 202
Louisiana 27% 67% 6% 229
Maryland 46% 49% 5% 220
Massachusetts 51% 37% 12% 110
Michigan 31% 64% 5% 332
Minnesota 25% 72% 3% 168
Mississippi 26% 70% 4% 192
Missouri 22% 72% 6% 257
Montana 29% 68% 3% 106
New Jersey 39% 58% 3% 231
New Mexico 33% 65% 1% 115
New York 47% 49% 4% 511
North Carolina 34% 60% 6% 458
Ohio 30% 65% 6% 429
Oklahoma 29% 66% 5% 193
Oregon 37% 60% 3% 121
Pennsylvania 31% 65% 4% 432
South Carolina 34% 61% 5% 252
Tennessee 31% 65% 4% 368
Texas 30% 67% 3% 1,103
Utah 24% 75% 1% 171
Virginia 40% 56% 4% 356
Washington 29% 67% 4% 218
West Virginia 19% 77% 5% 136
Wisconsin 29% 68% 3% 156
Wyoming 26% 74% 1% 115

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