Views about abortion among Non-Christians by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Non-Christians by views about abortion

% of Non-Christians who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area75%22%3%110
Boston Metro Area85%12%2%218
Chicago Metro Area77%20%3%246
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area73%22%5%143
Detroit Metro Area75%24%1%106
Houston Metro Area67%28%6%148
Los Angeles Metro Area79%17%5%405
Miami Metro Area76%20%4%164
New York City Metro Area75%22%3%721
Philadelphia Metro Area79%18%3%221
Phoenix Metro Area61%32%7%119
Riverside, CA Metro Area88%9%3%101
San Diego Metro Area71%22%7%102
San Francisco Metro Area83%15%2%273
Seattle Metro Area83%14%3%148
Tampa Metro Area71%24%5%104
Washington, DC Metro Area81%16%3%339
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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