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

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State Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Alabama 40% 56% 4% 109
Arizona 53% 41% 6% 157
California 69% 27% 4% 1,000
Colorado 63% 31% 6% 146
Connecticut 71% 29% < 1% 104
Florida 63% 34% 3% 479
Georgia 51% 46% 3% 224
Illinois 64% 33% 3% 351
Indiana 51% 46% 3% 134
Louisiana 47% 52% 1% 115
Maryland 76% 23% 1% 173
Massachusetts 81% 16% 3% 215
Michigan 61% 36% 3% 227
Minnesota 56% 41% 2% 182
Missouri 56% 42% 2% 160
New Jersey 69% 28% 3% 227
New York 72% 25% 2% 499
North Carolina 60% 38% 2% 250
Ohio 58% 39% 3% 264
Oregon 78% 20% 2% 119
Pennsylvania 58% 37% 5% 319
South Carolina 57% 37% 6% 111
Tennessee 48% 48% 4% 146
Texas 52% 45% 4% 609
Virginia 58% 40% 2% 291
Washington 66% 30% 4% 207
Wisconsin 60% 38% 2% 141

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