Views about abortion among adults who seldom or never read scripture by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who seldom or never read scripture by views about abortion

% of adults who seldom or never read scripture 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 55% 43% 2% 109
Alaska 84% 12% 4% 166
Arizona 65% 30% 4% 299
California 73% 23% 4% 1,943
Colorado 74% 23% 2% 271
Connecticut 73% 21% 7% 232
Delaware 75% 21% 4% 150
District of Columbia 81% 15% 4% 158
Florida 71% 25% 4% 912
Georgia 70% 26% 4% 300
Hawaii 79% 15% 7% 165
Idaho 65% 30% 5% 130
Illinois 71% 27% 2% 638
Indiana 58% 36% 6% 284
Iowa 65% 33% 3% 161
Kansas 62% 34% 3% 133
Kentucky 44% 50% 6% 162
Louisiana 52% 45% 3% 152
Maine 75% 21% 4% 196
Maryland 80% 17% 2% 303
Massachusetts 82% 16% 2% 476
Michigan 67% 30% 3% 457
Minnesota 67% 29% 3% 276
Missouri 61% 35% 4% 258
Montana 72% 22% 5% 156
Nebraska 63% 31% 6% 152
Nevada 75% 22% 3% 162
New Hampshire 79% 16% 5% 193
New Jersey 75% 20% 5% 498
New Mexico 72% 24% 5% 140
New York 73% 23% 3% 1,103
North Carolina 62% 33% 5% 347
North Dakota 61% 36% 2% 171
Ohio 62% 34% 4% 503
Oklahoma 76% 20% 4% 126
Oregon 78% 19% 3% 226
Pennsylvania 64% 31% 5% 672
Rhode Island 80% 17% 3% 189
South Carolina 57% 36% 7% 151
South Dakota 59% 39% 2% 139
Tennessee 62% 35% 3% 162
Texas 62% 33% 6% 900
Utah 76% 18% 6% 104
Vermont 76% 20% 4% 215
Virginia 74% 23% 3% 359
Washington 78% 17% 5% 375
West Virginia 55% 37% 7% 111
Wisconsin 65% 32% 3% 324
Wyoming 65% 31% 4% 133

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