Views about abortion among adults with an education level of high school or less by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with an education level of high school or less by views about abortion

% of adults with an education level of high school or less 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 33% 62% 5% 169
Arizona 44% 50% 6% 179
Arkansas 34% 63% 3% 136
California 47% 49% 4% 1,015
Colorado 46% 45% 10% 115
Florida 52% 43% 5% 619
Georgia 43% 52% 4% 321
Illinois 47% 50% 3% 381
Indiana 39% 56% 6% 262
Iowa 51% 46% 3% 107
Kentucky 33% 57% 9% 195
Louisiana 38% 58% 5% 179
Maine 60% 38% 3% 101
Maryland 51% 44% 5% 149
Massachusetts 67% 28% 5% 175
Michigan 50% 47% 3% 291
Minnesota 43% 52% 4% 135
Mississippi 34% 62% 5% 109
Missouri 44% 51% 5% 211
New Jersey 53% 43% 3% 244
New Mexico 43% 53% 4% 104
New York 52% 42% 6% 553
North Carolina 37% 56% 7% 294
Ohio 44% 49% 7% 388
Oklahoma 52% 44% 5% 156
Oregon 55% 43% 3% 101
Pennsylvania 43% 51% 6% 479
South Carolina 35% 59% 6% 180
Tennessee 39% 57% 4% 221
Texas 37% 57% 5% 849
Virginia 44% 53% 2% 201
Washington 53% 39% 8% 174
West Virginia 27% 66% 7% 135
Wisconsin 48% 48% 3% 196

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