Availability of Abortion (June 2022)

Availability of Abortion (June 2022)

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By law, abortion should never be permitted15%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger26%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,14%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice38%
Don't know7%

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CategoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
By law, abortion should never be permitted5%16%23%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger13%21%40%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,11%18%16%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice68%35%15%
Don't know4%10%6%

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CategoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
By law, abortion should never be permitted3%7%5%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger3%17%14%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,12%16%7%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice74%57%70%
Don't know8%4%3%

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CategoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
By law, abortion should never be permitted14%11%32%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger46%37%38%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,19%18%15%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice18%28%9%
Don't know4%5%6%

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CategoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
By law, abortion should never be permitted3%10%25%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger9%21%41%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,10%15%15%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice76%39%14%
Don't know3%15%5%

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CategoryLean liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
By law, abortion should never be permitted4%3%2%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger16%4%9%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,11%9%10%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice66%80%78%
Don't know3%4%2%

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CategoryLean conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
By law, abortion should never be permitted11%19%40%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger33%44%42%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,28%16%6%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice22%17%6%
Don't know6%4%6%

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CategoryWhiteBlackHispanic
By law, abortion should never be permitted15%7%17%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger29%20%25%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,13%21%11%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice37%40%40%
Don't know6%12%6%

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CategoryMaleFemale
By law, abortion should never be permitted17%12%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger29%23%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,13%15%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice32%44%
Don't know8%6%

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CategoryUrbanSuburbanRural
By law, abortion should never be permitted14%15%17%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger19%27%35%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,14%14%12%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice47%38%27%
Don't know6%6%9%

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Category18-2930-4445-6465+
By law, abortion should never be permitted14%15%14%16%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger25%25%27%27%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,17%16%12%12%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice34%39%39%40%
Don't know10%5%9%4%

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CategoryNo HSHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
By law, abortion should never be permitted28%18%12%15%13%12%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger23%32%28%18%23%27%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,8%14%11%16%15%16%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice31%27%42%42%43%43%
Don't know10%9%7%9%6%2%

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CategoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
By law, abortion should never be permitted28%6%11%5%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger37%28%20%8%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,15%18%10%8%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice16%40%50%73%
Don't know5%8%10%6%

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CategoryThe Bible is the actual word of God and is to be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is the word of God but not everything in it should be taken literally, word for word.The Bible is a book written by men and is not the word of God.Don't know.
By law, abortion should never be permitted32%12%4%4%
The law should permit abortion only in case of rape, incest or when the woman’s life is in danger39%30%10%18%
The law should permit abortion for reasons other than rape,14%19%8%11%
By law, a woman should always be able to obtain an abortion as a matter of personal choice11%33%75%34%
Don't know5%6%4%33%

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