British Want to Shrink Abortion Window

MPs will shortly debate the law on abortion. Currently, the legal time limit for abortion is 24 weeks. Some MPs want to reduce this limit to 20 weeks. Leaving aside medical emergencies, which of these options do you favour?

Keep the time limit at 24 weeks 35%
Reduce the time limit to 20 weeks 48%
Ban abortions altogether 8%
Don’t know 9%

Source: YouGov
Methodology: Online interviews with 2,311 British adults, conducted on Mar. 13 and Mar. 14, 2008. No margin of error was provided.

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