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

% of republicans and Republican leaners who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area42%56%2%218
Boston Metro Area63%34%3%149
Chicago Metro Area42%56%2%280
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area35%64%1%295
Detroit Metro Area38%57%5%128
Houston Metro Area39%60%1%214
Los Angeles Metro Area53%44%3%340
Miami Metro Area44%50%6%142
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area40%60%< 1%128
New York City Metro Area55%42%3%498
Philadelphia Metro Area46%51%3%227
Phoenix Metro Area38%61%< 1%180
Providence Metro Area56%42%2%107
Riverside, CA Metro Area40%56%4%140
San Diego Metro Area49%44%8%112
Seattle Metro Area47%50%3%101
Tampa Metro Area42%51%7%120
Washington, DC Metro Area58%39%3%240
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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