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

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

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area38%58%4%302
Baltimore Metro Area36%59%5%128
Boston Metro Area55%37%9%176
Chicago Metro Area43%54%3%416
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area38%58%4%418
Detroit Metro Area43%53%4%198
Houston Metro Area30%64%6%303
Los Angeles Metro Area39%57%4%496
Miami Metro Area47%47%6%260
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area28%68%4%147
New York City Metro Area48%48%5%822
Philadelphia Metro Area49%46%5%342
Phoenix Metro Area35%61%3%196
Pittsburgh Metro Area30%59%11%132
Providence Metro Area46%47%7%164
Riverside, CA Metro Area28%65%7%198
San Diego Metro Area43%47%11%160
San Francisco Metro Area44%50%6%144
Seattle Metro Area40%55%5%131
St. Louis Metro Area32%62%6%153
Tampa Metro Area51%46%3%161
Washington, DC Metro Area56%40%4%423
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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