Views about abortion among adults with some college education by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with some college education by views about abortion

% of adults with some college education who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area45%52%4%131
Boston Metro Area72%25%3%103
Chicago Metro Area64%32%4%218
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area55%41%4%181
Detroit Metro Area61%35%5%128
Houston Metro Area48%50%2%137
Los Angeles Metro Area65%33%2%264
Miami Metro Area63%31%6%114
New York City Metro Area66%30%4%417
Philadelphia Metro Area70%26%5%177
Phoenix Metro Area53%46%2%122
Riverside, CA Metro Area50%41%9%124
San Francisco Metro Area73%24%3%108
Seattle Metro Area59%40%1%101
Washington, DC Metro Area71%23%6%160
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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