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

% of Evangelical Protestants who say abortion should be…

Metro areaLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area36%62%2%169
Chicago Metro Area34%62%3%133
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area33%64%3%248
Houston Metro Area30%67%2%148
Los Angeles Metro Area34%61%5%196
New York City Metro Area40%59%2%139
Phoenix Metro Area48%51%1%104
Riverside, CA Metro Area29%67%4%115
Washington, DC Metro Area58%39%3%113
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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