Policies around abortion access and restrictions vary widely by state: Categorization of all 50 states and Washington, D.C., into abortion-protected and abortion-restricted groupings

Abortion-protected Abortion-restricted/banned
Alaska Nevada Alabama Nebraska
California New Hampshire Arizona North Carolina
Colorado New Jersey Arkansas North Dakota
Connecticut New Mexico Florida Ohio
Delaware New York Georgia Oklahoma
Hawaii Oregon Idaho South Carolina
Illinois Pennsylvania Indiana South Dakota
Maine Rhode Island Iowa Tennessee
Maryland Vermont Kansas Texas
Massachusetts Virginia Kentucky Utah
Michigan Washington Louisiana West Virginia
Minnesota Washington, D.C. Mississippi Wisconsin
Montana Missouri Wyoming

Note: States in the “abortion-protected” category have very few restrictions or limits on abortion access. States in the “abortion-restricted/banned” category have restrictions or total bans.

Source: Adapted from Guttmacher Institute, “US Abortion Policies and Access After Roe” (interactive map), updated October 16, 2022; Kaiser Family Foundation, “Abortion Policy Tracker” (interactive map), updated October 13, 2022.

View the underlying data on epi.org.