Views about abortion among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about abortion

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's 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 66% 31% 3% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 55% 43% 2% 124
Boston Metro Area 76% 21% 3% 263
Chicago Metro Area 71% 27% 3% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 62% 31% 7% 246
Detroit Metro Area 70% 28% 2% 182
Houston Metro Area 56% 38% 6% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 74% 23% 4% 443
Miami Metro Area 63% 32% 4% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 70% 28% 2% 155
New York City Metro Area 74% 23% 3% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 71% 26% 3% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 62% 34% 4% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 57% 35% 8% 112
Providence Metro Area 70% 27% 4% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 65% 32% 3% 160
San Diego Metro Area 68% 26% 7% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 78% 20% 1% 223
Seattle Metro Area 79% 19% 3% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 67% 29% 4% 126
Tampa Metro Area 65% 30% 4% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 81% 16% 3% 366

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