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

% of Catholics 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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Arizona 50% 48% 2% 127
California 46% 50% 4% 878
Connecticut 61% 33% 5% 120
Florida 50% 43% 6% 428
Illinois 51% 47% 3% 356
Indiana 41% 58% 1% 123
Louisiana 33% 63% 4% 130
Maryland 60% 37% 3% 103
Massachusetts 62% 32% 6% 238
Michigan 49% 48% 3% 197
Minnesota 39% 56% 5% 128
New Jersey 56% 40% 5% 327
New York 58% 37% 5% 635
Ohio 42% 53% 5% 227
Pennsylvania 43% 50% 7% 355
Rhode Island 57% 34% 9% 146
Texas 39% 55% 5% 540
Virginia 48% 48% 4% 119
Washington 52% 45% 3% 112
Wisconsin 45% 49% 6% 153

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