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Abortion: Two-Thirds of Voters Favor Limits

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National Survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters

Conducted May 15-16, 2022
By Rasmussen Reports


1* Generally speaking, on the issue of abortion, do you consider yourself pro-choice or pro-life?



2* Some states have limits on how late in a woman’s pregnancy an abortion can legally be performed. Should abortion be legal up to the first three months of a pregnancy, legal up to six months of a pregnancy, or legal at any time during a pregnancy before the moment of birth? Or should all abortions be illegal?



3* In deciding how you vote in elections, how important is a candidate’s position on abortion?



NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence