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

% of blacks 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 47% 48% 5% 105
California 58% 36% 6% 206
District of Columbia 62% 31% 7% 119
Florida 54% 42% 4% 227
Georgia 49% 46% 4% 251
Illinois 66% 32% 2% 156
Louisiana 42% 47% 11% 119
Maryland 65% 30% 5% 156
Michigan 51% 44% 5% 123
Mississippi 45% 51% 4% 103
New York 61% 33% 6% 240
North Carolina 48% 44% 8% 183
Ohio 53% 43% 4% 102
Pennsylvania 60% 36% 4% 112
South Carolina 37% 56% 7% 112
Texas 45% 50% 5% 263
Virginia 55% 41% 4% 119

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