Belief in Heaven among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …in heaven

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 14,313. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
2014 84% 10% 7% 14,313
2007 83% 9% 8% 14,714

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Belief in Heaven among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by religious group

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …in heaven

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 89% 6% 4% 3,387
Evangelical Protestant 87% 6% 7% 5,525
Historically Black Protestant 94% 4% 3% 774
Jehovah's Witness 51% 37% 12% 185
Mainline Protestant 87% 6% 7% 1,975
Mormon 97% 1% 2% 474
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 60% 31% 9% 1,453

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are ages…

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,762. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 21% 33% 26% 19% 11,762
Don't believe 28% 36% 23% 13% 1,320
Other/don't know 15% 37% 27% 20% 946

Generational cohort among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are…

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,762. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 14% 14% 27% 31% 13% 1% 11,762
Don't believe 18% 18% 28% 26% 8% 2% 1,320
Other/don't know 9% 13% 31% 32% 14% 1% 946

Gender composition among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are…

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 47% 53% 11,993
Don't believe 58% 42% 1,346
Other/don't know 50% 50% 974

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who identify as…

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,842. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 65% 12% 3% 17% 3% 11,842
Don't believe 58% 9% 5% 26% 3% 1,320
Other/don't know 68% 8% 3% 18% 4% 946

Immigrant status among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are…

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,829. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 16% 8% 76% 11,829
Don't believe 25% 9% 66% 1,325
Other/don't know 18% 6% 75% 958

Income distribution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who have a household income of…

Belief in Heaven Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 10,341. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 39% 21% 26% 14% 10,341
Don't believe 38% 22% 23% 17% 1,177
Other/don't know 37% 18% 27% 17% 777

Educational distribution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who have completed…

Belief in Heaven High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,924. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 48% 31% 14% 7% 11,924
Don't believe 45% 31% 14% 10% 1,335
Other/don't know 45% 28% 18% 8% 970

Marital status among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are…

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,948. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 53% 5% 12% 8% 22% 11,948
Don't believe 47% 9% 13% 5% 27% 1,337
Other/don't know 62% 5% 11% 5% 17% 964

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are…

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,946. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 32% 68% 11,946
Don't believe 31% 69% 1,339
Other/don't know 35% 65% 967

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say they…

Belief in Heaven Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 11,993
Don't believe 48% 20% 9% 1% 21% 2% 1,346
Other/don't know 71% 17% 4% 2% 1% 5% 974

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say religion is…

Belief in Heaven Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 77% 18% 3% 2% < 1% 11,993
Don't believe 41% 20% 15% 23% < 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 66% 18% 8% 5% 3% 974

Attendance at religious services among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who attend religious services…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 56% 30% 14% 1% 11,993
Don't believe 30% 28% 42% < 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 53% 23% 23% 1% 974

Frequency of prayer among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who pray…

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 74% 15% 4% 6% 1% 11,993
Don't believe 42% 11% 6% 40% 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 69% 11% 3% 15% 2% 974

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who attend prayer group…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 39% 12% 9% 39% 1% 11,993
Don't believe 24% 7% 6% 62% 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 41% 9% 7% 42% 1% 974

Frequency of meditation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who meditate…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 47% 7% 3% 40% 2% 11,993
Don't believe 40% 8% 4% 45% 3% 1,346
Other/don't know 47% 6% 2% 40% 5% 974

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 70% 13% 7% 8% 1% 11,993
Don't believe 51% 12% 8% 27% 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 69% 10% 5% 13% 3% 974

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 46% 16% 12% 25% 2% 11,993
Don't believe 47% 13% 11% 26% 2% 1,346
Other/don't know 56% 13% 9% 18% 4% 974

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Belief in Heaven Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 55% 6% 33% 4% 2% 11,993
Don't believe 30% 11% 43% 14% 2% 1,346
Other/don't know 51% 9% 30% 5% 4% 974

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say…

Belief in Heaven There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 45% 53% 1% 1% 11,993
Don't believe 37% 60% 1% 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 50% 46% 3% 2% 974

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who read scripture…

Belief in Heaven At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 54% 12% 7% 26% 1% 11,993
Don't believe 34% 8% 6% 51% 1% 1,346
Other/don't know 55% 7% 6% 31% 2% 974

Interpreting scripture among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say the holy scripture is…

Belief in Heaven Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 49% 33% 3% 10% 4% 11,993
Don't believe 25% 18% 2% 50% 6% 1,346
Other/don't know 36% 20% 8% 21% 15% 974

Belief in Hell among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …in hell

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 82% 13% 5% 11,993
Don't believe 19% 78% 3% 1,346
Other/don't know 35% 17% 47% 974

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who identify as…

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 52% 18% 30% 11,993
Don't believe 42% 26% 31% 1,346
Other/don't know 51% 28% 21% 974

Political ideology among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who are…

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 54% 27% 13% 6% 11,993
Don't believe 37% 32% 21% 10% 1,346
Other/don't know 55% 21% 11% 12% 974

Views about size of government among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who would rather have…

Belief in Heaven Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 59% 36% 2% 3% 11,993
Don't believe 54% 40% 2% 3% 1,346
Other/don't know 64% 26% 5% 5% 974

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in Heaven Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 55% 39% 4% 2% 11,993
Don't believe 51% 44% 3% 2% 1,346
Other/don't know 56% 33% 7% 4% 974

Views about homosexuality among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say homosexuality…

Belief in Heaven Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 41% 52% 4% 3% 11,993
Don't believe 55% 38% 4% 3% 1,346
Other/don't know 34% 50% 8% 7% 974

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …same-sex marriage

Belief in Heaven Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 30% 63% 7% 11,993
Don't believe 49% 45% 6% 1,346
Other/don't know 24% 63% 13% 974

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say…

Belief in Heaven Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 49% 45% 2% 3% 11,993
Don't believe 42% 53% 2% 3% 1,346
Other/don't know 55% 32% 4% 9% 974

Views about human evolution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by belief in heaven

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say humans…

Belief in Heaven Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,993. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Believe 14% 27% 3% 51% 5% 11,993
Don't believe 39% 16% 3% 38% 3% 1,346
Other/don't know 16% 15% 7% 49% 11% 974