SEPTEMBER 3, 2020
BY FRANK NEWPORT
Black Americans have become more likely to support abortion rights over the past decade, and they are now as likely as non-Black Americans to say that abortion is morally acceptable and slightly more likely to support legal abortion in all circumstances. This marks a significant change from the situation 15 to 20 years ago for Black Americans, while attitudes among the rest of the U.S. population have stayed relatively constant.
Gallup poll: Americans evenly split on abortion
By Ed Adamczyk
June 11, 2018
Americans remain split on the question of whether abortion should be legal in the United States, a Gallup survey showed Monday.
The annual Values and Beliefs poll shows 48 percent oppose abortion -- and 48 percent support the practice.