Views about abortion among baby Boomers by state (2014) Switch to: State among baby Boomers by views about abortion

% of baby Boomers 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 43% 53% 4% 206
Alaska 54% 40% 6% 115
Arizona 50% 47% 4% 240
Arkansas 44% 54% 1% 120
California 59% 37% 5% 1,305
Colorado 53% 40% 7% 171
Connecticut 72% 25% 3% 133
Delaware 55% 36% 9% 116
Florida 57% 37% 7% 757
Georgia 48% 49% 3% 342
Hawaii 68% 26% 6% 141
Idaho 46% 52% 2% 126
Illinois 60% 37% 3% 470
Indiana 42% 53% 5% 250
Iowa 46% 50% 4% 138
Kansas 44% 50% 6% 120
Kentucky 38% 57% 5% 167
Louisiana 43% 53% 4% 165
Maine 63% 36% 2% 131
Maryland 61% 36% 4% 242
Massachusetts 72% 22% 6% 241
Michigan 59% 37% 4% 392
Minnesota 49% 46% 4% 213
Mississippi 33% 62% 5% 106
Missouri 42% 53% 5% 244
Montana 57% 34% 9% 109
Nebraska 46% 49% 5% 105
Nevada 65% 33% 3% 119
New Hampshire 65% 30% 5% 113
New Jersey 62% 33% 5% 327
New Mexico 56% 40% 4% 141
New York 64% 32% 4% 722
North Carolina 48% 47% 5% 409
North Dakota 46% 51% 3% 126
Ohio 47% 48% 6% 457
Oklahoma 52% 43% 6% 152
Oregon 60% 36% 4% 159
Pennsylvania 52% 45% 3% 526
Rhode Island 61% 37% 2% 131
South Carolina 47% 47% 5% 186
South Dakota 54% 43% 3% 109
Tennessee 40% 56% 4% 278
Texas 46% 49% 5% 843
Utah 42% 56% 1% 110
Vermont 74% 18% 8% 114
Virginia 54% 43% 3% 319
Washington 63% 33% 5% 265
West Virginia 32% 59% 9% 127
Wisconsin 52% 45% 3% 230
Wyoming 46% 52% 2% 129

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