Strong chance of serious defect
Variable: abdefect
Module:
Core
Subject:
Abortion
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Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Please tell me whether or not you think it should be possible for a pregnant woman to obtain a legal abortion if. . .READ EACH STATEMENT, AND CIRCLE ONE CODE FOR EACH.
A. If there is a strong chance of serious defect in the baby?

Year Availability
Available in 31 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Yes
2 No
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1985 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
1199 1237 1226 1196 1223 1271 1227 1179 1458 1194 1140 1167 1360 744 809 715 788 840 1585 1514 1415 1397 703 624 1425 952 921 919 1231 1353 1164
327 227 214 242 234 216 270 240 317 320 281 319 384 200 186 165 156 193 341 336 385 377 193 232 495 321 304 313 402 447 339
81 36 44 49 38 37 31 48 80 53 44 45 66 31 34 35 41 37 68 66 79 83 24 33 68 61 32 52 54 58 44
6 4 0 3 4 6 4 1 5 32 8 3 9 2 4 2 8 5 2 7 3 4 4 9 15 18 24 24 27 32 27
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 504 504 455 524 531 996 981 950 956 1841 1914 2507 671 763 666 824 977 774
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 42649
Missing cases 19817