Stance on Roe vs Wade in 2018

Would you like to see the Supreme Court overturn its 1973 Roe versus Wade decision concerning abortion, or not?

Stance on Roe vs Wade in 2018 This statistic shows the results of a survey among adult Americans on the Roe v. Wade decision. The 1973 Roe v. Wade decision established a woman's constitutional right to an abortion, at least in the first three months of pregnancy. In 2018, 64 percent of the respondents wanted to keep the decision in place, while 28 percent wanted to see it overturned.
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Would you like to see the Supreme Court overturn its 1973 Roe versus Wade decision concerning abortion, or not?

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Share of respondents
Yes, overturn28%
No, not overturn64%
No opinion9%
Share of respondents
Yes, overturn28%
No, not overturn64%
No opinion9%
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This statistic shows the results of a survey among adult Americans on the Roe v. Wade decision. The 1973 Roe v. Wade decision established a woman's constitutional right to an abortion, at least in the first three months of pregnancy. In 2018, 64 percent of the respondents wanted to keep the decision in place, while 28 percent wanted to see it overturned.
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