Availability of Abortion (October 2018)

Availability of Abortion (October 2018)

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categoryTotal
Never permitted15%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger29%
Must clearly establish need12%
Should be personal choice39%
Don't know5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Never permitted6%3%25%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger16%17%43%
Must clearly establish need10%13%14%
Should be personal choice64%61%15%
Don't know4%6%4%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Never permitted3%4%8%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger14%19%16%
Must clearly establish need7%14%10%
Should be personal choice73%57%63%
Don't know3%6%3%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Never permitted20%18%30%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger45%33%45%
Must clearly establish need13%15%14%
Should be personal choice18%29%8%
Don't know4%6%4%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Never permitted5%6%23%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger10%25%43%
Must clearly establish need10%13%13%
Should be personal choice73%47%17%
Don't know2%10%4%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Never permitted6%6%5%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger18%6%7%
Must clearly establish need9%11%11%
Should be personal choice65%75%76%
Don't know2%2%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Never permitted6%17%34%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger50%45%40%
Must clearly establish need10%19%10%
Should be personal choice32%15%12%
Don't know3%5%4%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Never permitted6%21%24%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger15%42%41%
Must clearly establish need11%14%14%
Should be personal choice66%17%18%
Don't know3%5%2%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Never permitted16%10%14%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger31%23%27%
Must clearly establish need12%10%13%
Should be personal choice37%46%42%
Don't know4%12%4%

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categoryMaleFemale
Never permitted14%15%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger32%26%
Must clearly establish need12%12%
Should be personal choice36%42%
Don't know5%5%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Never permitted12%15%18%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger24%30%34%
Must clearly establish need14%12%11%
Should be personal choice46%38%31%
Don't know3%5%7%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Never permitted8%17%17%13%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger28%23%29%38%
Must clearly establish need12%11%12%14%
Should be personal choice49%40%38%32%
Don't know3%9%5%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Never permitted20%14%12%10%19%13%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger30%31%27%35%27%30%
Must clearly establish need16%10%13%12%13%11%
Should be personal choice30%38%42%42%36%45%
Don't know3%7%6%1%5%1%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Never permitted27%8%0%4%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger38%29%24%11%
Must clearly establish need13%11%11%13%
Should be personal choice18%45%59%69%
Don't know5%6%6%3%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Never permitted31%11%1%
Only in cases of rape/incest/danger37%37%10%
Must clearly establish need12%15%9%
Should be personal choice14%34%77%
Don't know6%3%3%

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