Belief in Hell 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 hell

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

Religious tradition Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 28% 69% 3% 228
Catholic 57% 36% 8% 3,463
Evangelical Protestant 76% 17% 6% 2,735
Hindu 23% 68% 9% 143
Historically Black Protestant 79% 14% 7% 1,010
Jewish 16% 76% 7% 734
Mainline Protestant 53% 37% 10% 3,816
Mormon 57% 37% 6% 171
Muslim 78% 14% 7% 131
Orthodox Christian 48% 38% 14% 102
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 72% 7% 5,823

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