Marital status 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 marital status

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

Religious tradition Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
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Buddhist 37% 13% 12% 2% 37% 227
Catholic 50% 9% 12% 6% 23% 3,458
Evangelical Protestant 47% 7% 17% 8% 20% 2,729
Hindu 53% 3% 7% < 1% 36% 143
Historically Black Protestant 31% 6% 19% 7% 37% 1,007
Jewish 55% 6% 8% 7% 23% 730
Mainline Protestant 55% 6% 14% 9% 17% 3,800
Mormon 53% 7% 10% 6% 24% 170
Muslim 38% 5% 10% 2% 46% 131
Orthodox Christian 42% 3% 8% 11% 36% 101
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 39% 12% 11% 3% 36% 5,803

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