Views about abortion among baby Boomers by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among baby Boomers by views about abortion

% of baby Boomers who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 165. 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 52% 47% 2% 165
Boston Metro Area 76% 19% 5% 172
Chicago Metro Area 68% 30% 2% 291
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 53% 43% 4% 221
Detroit Metro Area 63% 35% 2% 159
Houston Metro Area 46% 47% 6% 163
Los Angeles Metro Area 58% 38% 4% 346
Miami Metro Area 57% 36% 7% 162
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 56% 38% 6% 135
New York City Metro Area 62% 34% 4% 618
Philadelphia Metro Area 62% 33% 5% 261
Phoenix Metro Area 54% 44% 2% 149
Pittsburgh Metro Area 45% 48% 6% 109
Providence Metro Area 60% 35% 5% 155
Riverside, CA Metro Area 56% 40% 5% 116
San Diego Metro Area 51% 35% 14% 131
San Francisco Metro Area 69% 27% 4% 181
Seattle Metro Area 64% 30% 6% 122
St. Louis Metro Area 43% 50% 7% 105
Tampa Metro Area 62% 32% 6% 126
Washington, DC Metro Area 74% 18% 8% 310

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