Views about abortion among conservatives by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among conservatives by views about abortion

% of conservatives who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area35%61%4%218
Boston Metro Area52%41%7%109
Chicago Metro Area41%55%3%260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area38%60%2%275
Detroit Metro Area35%61%4%127
Houston Metro Area25%68%7%197
Los Angeles Metro Area42%53%5%333
Miami Metro Area42%53%6%140
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area27%69%4%108
New York City Metro Area46%49%5%510
Philadelphia Metro Area48%46%6%196
Phoenix Metro Area32%66%2%153
Providence Metro Area43%48%9%100
Riverside, CA Metro Area37%59%5%139
San Diego Metro Area34%60%7%104
Tampa Metro Area39%51%10%107
Washington, DC Metro Area44%49%6%200
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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