Views about abortion among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by region (2014) Switch to: Region among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about abortion

% of who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say abortion should be…

Region Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 694. 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.
Northeast 72% 25% 3% 694
South 69% 28% 3% 986
Midwest 72% 23% 5% 630
West 70% 26% 4% 902

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