Views about abortion among 50-64 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 50-64 year olds by views about abortion

% of 50-64 year olds who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 136. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Atlanta Metro Area 51% 47% 2% 136
Boston Metro Area 76% 18% 5% 134
Chicago Metro Area 68% 31% 1% 231
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 50% 46% 4% 186
Detroit Metro Area 62% 36% 2% 131
Houston Metro Area 44% 50% 6% 136
Los Angeles Metro Area 59% 37% 4% 272
Miami Metro Area 56% 36% 9% 119
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 53% 41% 7% 117
New York City Metro Area 62% 34% 4% 489
Philadelphia Metro Area 66% 29% 4% 205
Phoenix Metro Area 52% 48% < 1% 117
Providence Metro Area 58% 37% 5% 113
San Diego Metro Area 50% 38% 13% 104
San Francisco Metro Area 69% 26% 5% 138
Tampa Metro Area 63% 31% 6% 102
Washington, DC Metro Area 77% 15% 7% 266

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