Gender composition 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 gender

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

Religious tradition Men Women Sample Size
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Buddhist 51% 49% 228
Catholic 45% 55% 3,463
Evangelical Protestant 43% 57% 2,735
Hindu 62% 38% 143
Historically Black Protestant 42% 58% 1,010
Jewish 51% 49% 734
Mainline Protestant 43% 57% 3,816
Mormon 43% 57% 171
Muslim 63% 37% 131
Orthodox Christian 48% 52% 102
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 55% 45% 5,823

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