Views about abortion among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by views about abortion

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 306. 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 64% 32% 4% 306
Baltimore Metro Area 59% 38% 3% 158
Boston Metro Area 80% 17% 3% 352
Chicago Metro Area 68% 30% 2% 576
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 54% 41% 5% 370
Detroit Metro Area 67% 32% 2% 211
Houston Metro Area 51% 43% 6% 326
Los Angeles Metro Area 64% 32% 4% 719
Miami Metro Area 66% 30% 4% 333
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 64% 32% 4% 219
New York City Metro Area 66% 30% 4% 1,263
Philadelphia Metro Area 67% 29% 4% 474
Phoenix Metro Area 56% 40% 5% 225
Pittsburgh Metro Area 62% 31% 7% 157
Providence Metro Area 71% 24% 5% 225
Riverside, CA Metro Area 57% 38% 5% 221
San Diego Metro Area 65% 31% 5% 201
San Francisco Metro Area 77% 20% 3% 347
Seattle Metro Area 72% 24% 4% 221
St. Louis Metro Area 54% 42% 4% 170
Tampa Metro Area 68% 30% 2% 198
Washington, DC Metro Area 77% 20% 4% 621

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