Views about abortion among never married adults by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among never married adults by views about abortion

% of never married adults who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area55%41%4%128
Boston Metro Area78%17%5%116
Chicago Metro Area61%36%3%218
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area44%51%5%134
Houston Metro Area58%38%4%110
Los Angeles Metro Area67%30%3%286
Miami Metro Area61%37%2%109
New York City Metro Area63%33%3%446
Philadelphia Metro Area68%28%4%164
San Francisco Metro Area74%23%2%122
Washington, DC Metro Area73%24%2%251
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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