Political ideology 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 political ideology

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

Religious tradition Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 14% 37% 47% 2% 228
Catholic 27% 41% 27% 5% 3,463
Evangelical Protestant 34% 37% 23% 7% 2,735
Hindu 13% 39% 46% 3% 143
Historically Black Protestant 30% 38% 28% 4% 1,010
Jewish 15% 34% 49% 2% 734
Mainline Protestant 28% 42% 26% 4% 3,816
Mormon 34% 36% 23% 6% 171
Muslim 26% 37% 34% 3% 131
Orthodox Christian 23% 48% 27% 2% 102
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 14% 37% 43% 6% 5,823

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