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

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

Survey year Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 19,212. 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 62% 30% 7% 19,212
2007 66% 24% 10% 18,565

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

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

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 228. 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.
Buddhist 44% 51% 6% 228
Catholic 81% 14% 6% 3,463
Evangelical Protestant 90% 5% 5% 2,735
Hindu 42% 49% 8% 143
Historically Black Protestant 92% 4% 3% 1,010
Jewish 34% 55% 11% 734
Mainline Protestant 76% 16% 8% 3,816
Mormon 89% 7% 4% 171
Muslim 87% 7% 5% 131
Orthodox Christian 78% 13% 9% 102
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 30% 61% 9% 5,823

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DemographicInformation

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

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

Belief in Heaven 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,062. 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% 35% 28% 16% 11,062
Don't believe 28% 35% 22% 15% 6,326
Other/don't know 21% 32% 28% 19% 1,470

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

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

Belief in Heaven Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,062. 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 13% 14% 29% 33% 10% 1% 11,062
Don't believe 18% 19% 27% 27% 9% 1% 6,326
Other/don't know 13% 14% 26% 34% 12% 1% 1,470

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

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

Belief in Heaven Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 43% 57% 11,265
Don't believe 58% 42% 6,409
Other/don't know 52% 48% 1,538

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

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

Belief in Heaven White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,160. 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 63% 15% 3% 14% 4% 11,160
Don't believe 76% 4% 6% 10% 4% 6,322
Other/don't know 73% 7% 4% 10% 6% 1,506

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

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

Belief in Heaven Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,123. 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 13% 11% 76% 11,123
Don't believe 14% 14% 72% 6,357
Other/don't know 10% 12% 78% 1,510

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 9,972. 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 35% 21% 27% 18% 9,972
Don't believe 22% 18% 31% 29% 5,832
Other/don't know 30% 21% 24% 25% 1,280

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,213. 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 40% 34% 16% 10% 11,213
Don't believe 25% 29% 26% 20% 6,386
Other/don't know 31% 33% 20% 16% 1,523

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

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

Belief in Heaven Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,232. 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% 8% 14% 7% 25% 11,232
Don't believe 44% 11% 12% 3% 31% 6,388
Other/don't know 44% 7% 14% 6% 29% 1,516

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

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

Belief in Heaven Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,230. 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 29% 71% 11,230
Don't believe 23% 77% 6,393
Other/don't know 22% 78% 1,531

BeliefsandPractices

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 68% 25% 4% < 1% 1% 1% 11,265
Don't believe 16% 20% 13% < 1% 45% 5% 6,409
Other/don't know 36% 28% 14% 1% 6% 15% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 51% 35% 10% 4% < 1% 11,265
Don't believe 10% 19% 26% 44% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 25% 33% 25% 15% 2% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 43% 26% < 1% 11,265
Don't believe 6% 26% 68% < 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 15% 35% 49% 1% 1,538

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

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

Belief in Heaven At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 57% 21% 7% 14% < 1% 11,265
Don't believe 15% 9% 6% 70% < 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 33% 16% 9% 40% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 19% 10% 10% 61% < 1% 11,265
Don't believe 4% 3% 4% 89% < 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 9% 5% 6% 78% 2% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 38% 9% 4% 47% 1% 11,265
Don't believe 29% 10% 6% 54% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 35% 9% 5% 48% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 57% 17% 11% 14% 1% 11,265
Don't believe 39% 17% 11% 32% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 47% 14% 13% 23% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 17% 14% 27% 1% 11,265
Don't believe 50% 17% 14% 18% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 48% 16% 12% 21% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 26% 10% 54% 8% 2% 11,265
Don't believe 4% 21% 53% 20% 2% 6,409
Other/don't know 10% 18% 56% 11% 5% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 28% 70% 1% 1% 11,265
Don't believe 18% 81% 1% < 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 21% 76% 2% 1% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 12% 10% 47% < 1% 11,265
Don't believe 6% 5% 7% 82% < 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 15% 9% 8% 66% 2% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 27% 34% 2% 29% 7% 11,265
Don't believe 2% 6% < 1% 87% 5% 6,409
Other/don't know 7% 14% 1% 58% 20% 1,538

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

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

Belief in Heaven Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 71% 24% 5% 11,265
Don't believe 4% 96% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 11% 32% 57% 1,538

SocialandPoliticalViews

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

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

Belief in Heaven Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 31% 16% 52% 11,265
Don't believe 19% 15% 66% 6,409
Other/don't know 24% 22% 54% 1,538

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

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

Belief in Heaven Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 28% 41% 26% 6% 11,265
Don't believe 13% 34% 50% 4% 6,409
Other/don't know 20% 41% 31% 9% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 47% 3% 3% 11,265
Don't believe 45% 48% 4% 3% 6,409
Other/don't know 45% 41% 7% 8% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 55% 3% 1% 11,265
Don't believe 29% 67% 3% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 35% 56% 6% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 73% 21% 3% 2% 11,265
Don't believe 91% 7% 1% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 82% 11% 3% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 29% 7% 11,265
Don't believe 88% 9% 3% 6,409
Other/don't know 76% 16% 8% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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 34% 62% 2% 2% 11,265
Don't believe 19% 77% 2% 2% 6,409
Other/don't know 26% 67% 4% 3% 1,538

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

% of adults who say abortion should be legal 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 = 11,265. 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% 34% 4% 30% 3% 11,265
Don't believe 78% 9% 3% 8% 1% 6,409
Other/don't know 51% 16% 12% 15% 6% 1,538