Views about abortion among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by views about abortion

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who say abortion should be…

Religious tradition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 134. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Buddhist 84% 16% < 1% 134
Catholic 51% 44% 5% 2,884
Evangelical Protestant 45% 52% 3% 2,210
Hindu 60% 39% 1% 103
Historically Black Protestant 53% 42% 5% 1,326
Jehovah's Witness 24% 73% 3% 109
Jewish 86% 12% 1% 442
Mainline Protestant 68% 29% 3% 1,908
Mormon 54% 42% 4% 119
Muslim 54% 40% 5% 163
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 74% 24% 3% 3,419

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