Views about abortion among democrats and Democratic leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among democrats and Democratic leaners by views about abortion

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 87% 12% 1% 184
Catholic 58% 37% 5% 3,118
Evangelical Protestant 50% 46% 4% 2,307
Hindu 72% 26% 2% 113
Historically Black Protestant 56% 38% 6% 1,557
Jewish 91% 7% 2% 575
Mainline Protestant 74% 22% 4% 2,511
Mormon 64% 34% 2% 110
Muslim 59% 37% 4% 150
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 82% 15% 2% 4,348

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