Region among married adults by views about abortion (2014) Switch to: Views about abortion among married adults by region

% of married adults who are in…

Views about abortionNortheastSouthMidwestWestSample size
Legal in all/most cases21%34%21%24%9,211
Illegal in all/most cases13%42%24%21%7,928
Don't know18%40%17%25%688
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.

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