Table 3 Mean percentages of students who would be involved in various levels of abortion provision in six circumstances
Level of participation
Circumstances of pregnancyOffer counsellingSign paperworkPerform an abortionMean
Mother’s life at risk97846783
Mother’s health at risk97805577
Rape96815979
Fetus will have serious disease/disability94664669
Fetus at risk of serious disease/disability89513859
Child unwanted83503757
Mean93695071
  • Each value is the mean percentage across all the groups (ie, strongly pro-life to strongly pro-choice).