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

% of conservatives 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 29% 66% 5% 267
Alaska 44% 53% 4% 115
Arizona 29% 67% 4% 264
Arkansas 24% 73% 4% 130
California 39% 55% 5% 1,134
Colorado 29% 65% 6% 170
Connecticut 51% 43% 6% 110
Florida 39% 56% 5% 760
Georgia 32% 65% 3% 417
Idaho 31% 66% 4% 138
Illinois 34% 63% 2% 459
Indiana 31% 65% 3% 276
Iowa 28% 70% 2% 142
Kansas 28% 70% 2% 132
Kentucky 17% 76% 7% 189
Louisiana 25% 71% 3% 234
Maryland 38% 58% 4% 170
Massachusetts 56% 39% 5% 160
Michigan 35% 62% 3% 342
Minnesota 26% 68% 5% 192
Mississippi 22% 74% 4% 150
Missouri 27% 69% 3% 251
Montana 34% 63% 3% 138
Nebraska 31% 66% 3% 132
Nevada 43% 56% 1% 116
New Hampshire 42% 50% 8% 102
New Jersey 40% 54% 5% 271
New Mexico 36% 62% 2% 106
New York 46% 50% 5% 606
North Carolina 30% 63% 8% 411
North Dakota 31% 68% 1% 161
Ohio 34% 63% 3% 456
Oklahoma 31% 65% 4% 162
Oregon 47% 50% 2% 125
Pennsylvania 34% 63% 3% 498
South Carolina 25% 68% 7% 218
South Dakota 36% 61% 4% 139
Tennessee 26% 70% 4% 322
Texas 31% 65% 4% 1,050
Utah 21% 75% 4% 150
Virginia 35% 62% 3% 344
Washington 30% 67% 3% 215
West Virginia 23% 71% 5% 139
Wisconsin 35% 64% 1% 247
Wyoming 24% 74% 2% 143

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