Views about abortion among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by views about abortion

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who say abortion should be…

State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 166. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Alabama 46% 49% 6% 166
Alaska 72% 23% 4% 108
Arizona 55% 42% 4% 209
Arkansas 40% 56% 4% 124
California 58% 39% 4% 1,638
Colorado 70% 27% 3% 185
Connecticut 73% 23% 4% 151
Delaware 58% 36% 5% 126
District of Columbia 72% 24% 4% 210
Florida 63% 34% 3% 830
Georgia 52% 46% 3% 370
Hawaii 69% 30% 1% 123
Illinois 65% 32% 3% 514
Indiana 52% 44% 4% 228
Iowa 69% 30% 1% 110
Kentucky 38% 53% 8% 157
Louisiana 43% 53% 4% 176
Maryland 73% 26% 2% 301
Massachusetts 81% 16% 3% 314
Michigan 63% 34% 3% 354
Minnesota 63% 34% 3% 196
Mississippi 43% 52% 5% 115
Missouri 58% 39% 4% 201
Nevada 72% 26% 2% 104
New Hampshire 76% 24% < 1% 103
New Jersey 63% 34% 3% 382
New Mexico 54% 45% 1% 134
New York 65% 30% 5% 946
North Carolina 57% 37% 6% 381
Ohio 56% 42% 1% 363
Oklahoma 64% 32% 3% 121
Oregon 75% 21% 4% 158
Pennsylvania 58% 38% 4% 472
Rhode Island 65% 27% 8% 124
South Carolina 47% 47% 6% 184
Tennessee 47% 50% 3% 206
Texas 48% 48% 4% 1,016
Vermont 79% 20% 1% 134
Virginia 64% 35% 2% 309
Washington 68% 28% 3% 274
Wisconsin 66% 32% 2% 201

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