Views about abortion among democrats and Democratic leaners by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about abortion

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area65%32%3%224
Baltimore Metro Area64%33%3%135
Boston Metro Area83%13%5%286
Chicago Metro Area75%23%2%450
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area64%32%4%262
Detroit Metro Area76%23%1%190
Houston Metro Area52%39%9%222
Los Angeles Metro Area68%28%3%559
Miami Metro Area73%24%3%258
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area67%27%5%169
New York City Metro Area69%27%4%1,009
Philadelphia Metro Area74%23%3%409
Phoenix Metro Area67%31%2%151
Pittsburgh Metro Area60%35%5%126
Providence Metro Area79%19%2%177
Riverside, CA Metro Area62%34%4%157
San Diego Metro Area73%21%6%157
San Francisco Metro Area80%17%4%328
Seattle Metro Area81%15%3%176
St. Louis Metro Area63%33%4%135
Tampa Metro Area74%23%3%150
Washington, DC Metro Area78%18%3%565
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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