Views about abortion among adults who say religion is somewhat important by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say religion is somewhat important by views about abortion

% of adults who say religion is somewhat important who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area69%30%1%107
Boston Metro Area84%14%2%126
Chicago Metro Area74%22%3%225
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area60%36%4%146
Houston Metro Area58%34%8%109
Los Angeles Metro Area71%25%5%280
Miami Metro Area70%26%5%109
New York City Metro Area73%22%4%471
Philadelphia Metro Area67%30%3%192
Providence Metro Area72%23%5%108
San Francisco Metro Area85%15%< 1%115
Washington, DC Metro Area74%22%4%226
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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