Belief in Heaven 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 belief in heaven

% 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
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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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