Views about abortion among 30-49 year olds by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among 30-49 year olds by views about abortion

% of 30-49 year olds who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area57%39%4%160
Boston Metro Area77%19%4%140
Chicago Metro Area58%39%4%244
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area49%45%5%186
Houston Metro Area41%55%4%166
Los Angeles Metro Area57%38%5%295
Miami Metro Area56%42%2%141
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area59%40%1%112
New York City Metro Area66%31%3%497
Philadelphia Metro Area67%30%4%175
Phoenix Metro Area50%42%8%101
Riverside, CA Metro Area47%47%6%101
San Francisco Metro Area67%29%4%125
Washington, DC Metro Area69%29%2%327
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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