Views about abortion among republicans and Republican leaners by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among republicans and Republican leaners by views about abortion

% of republicans and Republican leaners who say abortion should be…

Metro area Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 218. 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 42% 56% 2% 218
Boston Metro Area 63% 34% 3% 149
Chicago Metro Area 42% 56% 2% 280
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 35% 64% 1% 295
Detroit Metro Area 38% 57% 5% 128
Houston Metro Area 39% 60% 1% 214
Los Angeles Metro Area 53% 44% 3% 340
Miami Metro Area 44% 50% 6% 142
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 40% 60% < 1% 128
New York City Metro Area 55% 42% 3% 498
Philadelphia Metro Area 46% 51% 3% 227
Phoenix Metro Area 38% 61% < 1% 180
Providence Metro Area 56% 42% 2% 107
Riverside, CA Metro Area 40% 56% 4% 140
San Diego Metro Area 49% 44% 8% 112
Seattle Metro Area 47% 50% 3% 101
Tampa Metro Area 42% 51% 7% 120
Washington, DC Metro Area 58% 39% 3% 240

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