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.

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

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Source

Release date

July 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

July 2-8, 2018

Number of respondents

1,291 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The 1973 Roe versus Wade decision established a woman's constitutional right to an abortion, at least in the first three months of pregnancy.

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