Views about abortion among adults who say humans always existed in present form by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say humans always existed in present form by views about abortion

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form 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% 67% 5% 240
Arizona 31% 64% 5% 213
Arkansas 24% 73% 3% 143
California 35% 60% 5% 962
Colorado 34% 61% 4% 150
Florida 42% 53% 5% 651
Georgia 31% 66% 3% 376
Idaho 21% 77% 3% 118
Illinois 40% 57% 3% 389
Indiana 26% 69% 5% 242
Iowa 27% 72% 1% 101
Kansas 30% 70% < 1% 123
Kentucky 22% 70% 8% 195
Louisiana 28% 70% 2% 173
Maryland 46% 50% 3% 163
Massachusetts 54% 41% 6% 117
Michigan 42% 55% 3% 335
Minnesota 29% 68% 3% 182
Mississippi 27% 68% 5% 165
Missouri 31% 66% 3% 235
Montana 25% 71% 4% 105
Nebraska 41% 53% 6% 100
New Jersey 38% 58% 4% 242
New York 47% 49% 4% 535
North Carolina 32% 64% 5% 357
North Dakota 37% 61% 2% 125
Ohio 34% 62% 4% 397
Oklahoma 37% 61% 1% 165
Oregon 41% 57% 3% 111
Pennsylvania 30% 66% 4% 464
South Carolina 29% 65% 6% 214
South Dakota 31% 66% 3% 119
Tennessee 27% 71% 2% 317
Texas 31% 66% 3% 959
Utah 21% 79% < 1% 117
Virginia 34% 62% 3% 284
Washington 31% 63% 6% 190
West Virginia 26% 68% 7% 142
Wisconsin 35% 62% 3% 190
Wyoming 25% 74% 2% 106

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