Views about abortion among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by views about abortion

% of adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong 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 36% 62% 2% 199
Boston Metro Area 63% 32% 5% 133
Chicago Metro Area 47% 48% 5% 268
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 40% 56% 4% 275
Detroit Metro Area 55% 43% 2% 149
Houston Metro Area 33% 63% 5% 177
Los Angeles Metro Area 53% 44% 3% 326
Miami Metro Area 44% 50% 6% 135
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 37% 62% 1% 121
New York City Metro Area 53% 43% 4% 457
Philadelphia Metro Area 58% 38% 4% 236
Phoenix Metro Area 48% 51% 1% 153
Providence Metro Area 46% 50% 4% 115
Riverside, CA Metro Area 37% 59% 4% 143
San Diego Metro Area 43% 47% 10% 112
San Francisco Metro Area 55% 43% 2% 124
Seattle Metro Area 54% 42% 5% 105
Tampa Metro Area 41% 49% 10% 117
Washington, DC Metro Area 50% 47% 3% 275

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