Views about abortion among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by views about abortion

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area34%63%4%227
Boston Metro Area55%37%8%125
Chicago Metro Area41%56%3%290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area30%63%6%281
Detroit Metro Area31%64%4%123
Houston Metro Area27%66%7%222
Los Angeles Metro Area35%62%3%340
Miami Metro Area40%54%6%176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area24%71%5%119
New York City Metro Area44%52%4%576
Philadelphia Metro Area46%50%4%248
Phoenix Metro Area31%68%1%148
Providence Metro Area52%44%5%118
Riverside, CA Metro Area21%69%10%134
San Diego Metro Area37%54%9%104
San Francisco Metro Area43%55%2%101
Tampa Metro Area37%61%2%113
Washington, DC Metro Area52%45%3%282
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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