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State Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Alaska 25% 70% 5% 141
Arizona 27% 65% 8% 223
California 24% 70% 6% 1,621
Colorado 19% 71% 10% 221
Connecticut 27% 65% 8% 180
Delaware 30% 59% 11% 115
District of Columbia 14% 81% 5% 142
Florida 28% 65% 7% 731
Georgia 24% 69% 6% 232
Hawaii 28% 59% 12% 141
Idaho 25% 70% 5% 104
Illinois 23% 68% 10% 472
Indiana 33% 61% 5% 171
Kentucky 34% 55% 11% 112
Louisiana 33% 58% 9% 104
Maine 18% 68% 15% 142
Maryland 22% 72% 6% 255
Massachusetts 16% 73% 11% 391
Michigan 31% 60% 9% 321
Minnesota 29% 63% 9% 211
Missouri 35% 57% 8% 196
Montana 27% 66% 7% 118
Nevada 26% 60% 14% 137
New Hampshire 25% 64% 11% 146
New Jersey 32% 62% 7% 341
New Mexico 17% 73% 10% 121
New York 28% 66% 7% 847
North Carolina 31% 63% 6% 289
North Dakota 37% 58% 5% 100
Ohio 28% 63% 9% 314
Oklahoma 34% 58% 8% 100
Oregon 12% 79% 9% 180
Pennsylvania 28% 67% 5% 471
Rhode Island 27% 64% 9% 133
Tennessee 37% 56% 7% 129
Texas 30% 61% 9% 663
Vermont 18% 74% 8% 176
Virginia 28% 66% 7% 298
Washington 15% 78% 7% 314
Wisconsin 27% 65% 8% 206

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