Views about abortion among adults who say religion is very important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is very important by views about abortion

% of adults who say religion is very important who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 302. 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 38% 58% 4% 302
Baltimore Metro Area 36% 59% 5% 128
Boston Metro Area 55% 37% 9% 176
Chicago Metro Area 43% 54% 3% 416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 38% 58% 4% 418
Detroit Metro Area 43% 53% 4% 198
Houston Metro Area 30% 64% 6% 303
Los Angeles Metro Area 39% 57% 4% 496
Miami Metro Area 47% 47% 6% 260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 28% 68% 4% 147
New York City Metro Area 48% 48% 5% 822
Philadelphia Metro Area 49% 46% 5% 342
Phoenix Metro Area 35% 61% 3% 196
Pittsburgh Metro Area 30% 59% 11% 132
Providence Metro Area 46% 47% 7% 164
Riverside, CA Metro Area 28% 65% 7% 198
San Diego Metro Area 43% 47% 11% 160
San Francisco Metro Area 44% 50% 6% 144
Seattle Metro Area 40% 55% 5% 131
St. Louis Metro Area 32% 62% 6% 153
Tampa Metro Area 51% 46% 3% 161
Washington, DC Metro Area 56% 40% 4% 423

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