Views about abortion among democrats and Democratic leaners by state (2014) Switch to: State among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about abortion

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who say abortion should be…

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Alabama 52% 42% 6% 181
Alaska 84% 16% < 1% 107
Arizona 68% 29% 4% 243
Arkansas 55% 41% 4% 122
California 69% 28% 4% 1,856
Colorado 79% 17% 4% 211
Connecticut 76% 19% 4% 193
Delaware 63% 33% 4% 161
District of Columbia 76% 21% 3% 223
Florida 71% 26% 4% 872
Georgia 62% 35% 4% 396
Hawaii 77% 20% 3% 159
Idaho 68% 29% 3% 111
Illinois 72% 26% 2% 632
Indiana 61% 34% 5% 254
Iowa 66% 32% 2% 136
Kentucky 52% 41% 7% 195
Louisiana 50% 42% 8% 200
Maine 79% 18% 2% 152
Maryland 74% 23% 3% 372
Massachusetts 81% 16% 3% 404
Michigan 71% 27% 2% 470
Minnesota 69% 28% 3% 273
Mississippi 45% 52% 3% 128
Missouri 62% 31% 7% 271
Montana 80% 19% 2% 107
Nebraska 72% 23% 4% 112
Nevada 77% 21% 1% 133
New Hampshire 83% 15% 2% 141
New Jersey 69% 28% 4% 444
New Mexico 68% 28% 4% 164
New York 73% 23% 4% 1,025
North Carolina 63% 29% 7% 458
North Dakota 59% 37% 3% 108
Ohio 63% 33% 4% 472
Oklahoma 64% 33% 3% 161
Oregon 78% 20% 1% 207
Pennsylvania 68% 28% 4% 641
Rhode Island 79% 18% 3% 153
South Carolina 53% 42% 5% 188
South Dakota 72% 26% 2% 109
Tennessee 56% 41% 3% 232
Texas 58% 36% 6% 979
Utah 84% 16% < 1% 100
Vermont 83% 14% 3% 178
Virginia 69% 28% 3% 357
Washington 77% 21% 2% 338
West Virginia 47% 44% 8% 139
Wisconsin 73% 25% 3% 242

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