Age distribution among adults who say abortion should be legal in all or most cases by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say abortion should be legal in all or most cases by age group

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

Religious tradition 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Buddhist 33% 30% 23% 14% 225
Catholic 18% 34% 31% 17% 3,402
Evangelical Protestant 17% 34% 30% 19% 2,688
Hindu 35% 55% 6% 4% 140
Historically Black Protestant 22% 38% 27% 13% 991
Jewish 20% 26% 27% 27% 721
Mainline Protestant 14% 30% 30% 26% 3,734
Mormon 19% 45% 20% 16% 166
Muslim 42% 34% 19% 6% 129
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 33% 37% 20% 9% 5,735

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