Views about abortion among 30-49 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 30-49 year olds by views about abortion

% of 30-49 year olds who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 57% 39% 4% 160
Boston Metro Area 77% 19% 4% 140
Chicago Metro Area 58% 39% 4% 244
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 49% 45% 5% 186
Houston Metro Area 41% 55% 4% 166
Los Angeles Metro Area 57% 38% 5% 295
Miami Metro Area 56% 42% 2% 141
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 59% 40% 1% 112
New York City Metro Area 66% 31% 3% 497
Philadelphia Metro Area 67% 30% 4% 175
Phoenix Metro Area 50% 42% 8% 101
Riverside, CA Metro Area 47% 47% 6% 101
San Francisco Metro Area 67% 29% 4% 125
Washington, DC Metro Area 69% 29% 2% 327

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