Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by views about abortion

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 227. 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 34% 63% 4% 227
Boston Metro Area 55% 37% 8% 125
Chicago Metro Area 41% 56% 3% 290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 30% 63% 6% 281
Detroit Metro Area 31% 64% 4% 123
Houston Metro Area 27% 66% 7% 222
Los Angeles Metro Area 35% 62% 3% 340
Miami Metro Area 40% 54% 6% 176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 24% 71% 5% 119
New York City Metro Area 44% 52% 4% 576
Philadelphia Metro Area 46% 50% 4% 248
Phoenix Metro Area 31% 68% 1% 148
Providence Metro Area 52% 44% 5% 118
Riverside, CA Metro Area 21% 69% 10% 134
San Diego Metro Area 37% 54% 9% 104
San Francisco Metro Area 43% 55% 2% 101
Tampa Metro Area 37% 61% 2% 113
Washington, DC Metro Area 52% 45% 3% 282

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