Views about abortion among men by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among men by views about abortion

% of men who say abortion should be…

Religious tradition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 82% 17% 2% 138
Catholic 47% 48% 5% 3,426
Evangelical Protestant 31% 65% 4% 4,061
Hindu 69% 27% 4% 136
Historically Black Protestant 53% 40% 7% 818
Jewish 82% 16% 2% 428
Mainline Protestant 58% 37% 5% 2,778
Mormon 25% 72% 3% 347
Muslim 53% 37% 10% 152
Orthodox Christian 46% 53% 1% 106
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 71% 24% 5% 4,471

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