Views about abortion among independents and those who don't lean to either party by state (2014) Switch to: State among independents and those who don't lean to either party by views about abortion

% of independents and those who don't lean to either party 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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Arizona 43% 46% 11% 119
California 45% 47% 8% 638
Florida 47% 43% 10% 336
Georgia 43% 50% 8% 156
Illinois 53% 40% 7% 234
Indiana 42% 49% 9% 114
Massachusetts 71% 23% 6% 103
Michigan 48% 46% 6% 176
Missouri 42% 51% 6% 105
New Jersey 52% 41% 7% 145
New York 55% 38% 7% 337
North Carolina 43% 48% 9% 152
Ohio 39% 51% 9% 175
Pennsylvania 43% 48% 9% 179
Texas 39% 56% 6% 476
Virginia 52% 45% 3% 136
Washington 54% 38% 8% 140

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