Frequency of prayer among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who pray…

Survey year At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 14,313. 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.
2014 71% 14% 4% 10% 1% 14,313
2007 72% 14% 4% 9% 1% 14,714

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Frequency of prayer among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by religious group

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who pray…

Religious tradition At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 66% 20% 5% 8% < 1% 3,387
Evangelical Protestant 84% 11% 2% 3% < 1% 5,525
Historically Black Protestant 85% 8% 4% 2% 1% 774
Jehovah's Witness 94% 3% 2% 1% < 1% 185
Mainline Protestant 63% 21% 6% 8% 1% 1,975
Mormon 89% 7% 2% 2% < 1% 474
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 33% 14% 8% 44% 1% 1,453

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 10,187. 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.
At least daily 18% 34% 28% 21% 10,187
Weekly 28% 33% 25% 15% 1,914
Monthly 28% 39% 21% 12% 562
Seldom/never 39% 34% 17% 11% 1,270

Generational cohort among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 10,187. 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.
At least daily 11% 12% 28% 33% 14% 1% 10,187
Weekly 18% 17% 26% 29% 10% 1% 1,914
Monthly 18% 20% 29% 25% 8% 1% 562
Seldom/never 27% 20% 25% 20% 7% 1% 1,270

Gender composition among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 43% 57% 10,410
Weekly 55% 45% 1,937
Monthly 65% 35% 564
Seldom/never 71% 29% 1,290
Don't know 49% 51% 112

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who identify as…

Frequency of prayer White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 10,257. 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.
At least daily 65% 13% 3% 16% 3% 10,257
Weekly 66% 9% 3% 19% 3% 1,914
Monthly 60% 11% 4% 23% 2% 560
Seldom/never 65% 6% 5% 20% 3% 1,272
Don't know 60% 18% < 1% 19% 3% 105

Immigrant status among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 10,276. 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.
At least daily 16% 8% 77% 10,276
Weekly 18% 8% 74% 1,917
Monthly 22% 11% 67% 552
Seldom/never 19% 11% 70% 1,261
Don't know 31% 5% 64% 106

Income distribution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who have a household income of…

Frequency of prayer Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 8,901. 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.
At least daily 38% 21% 26% 14% 8,901
Weekly 39% 20% 25% 16% 1,690
Monthly 39% 20% 24% 17% 511
Seldom/never 41% 24% 21% 15% 1,135

Educational distribution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who have completed…

Frequency of prayer High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 10,351. 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.
At least daily 45% 31% 15% 8% 10,351
Weekly 50% 31% 13% 7% 1,929
Monthly 54% 28% 11% 7% 562
Seldom/never 56% 28% 11% 6% 1,283
Don't know 53% 25% 15% 6% 104

Marital status among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 10,370. 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.
At least daily 57% 4% 12% 8% 18% 10,370
Weekly 48% 7% 12% 5% 28% 1,931
Monthly 44% 15% 10% 4% 27% 562
Seldom/never 36% 9% 12% 4% 39% 1,279
Don't know 55% < 1% 12% 9% 23% 107

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 10,369. 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.
At least daily 33% 67% 10,369
Weekly 33% 67% 1,931
Monthly 35% 65% 562
Seldom/never 27% 73% 1,282
Don't know 23% 77% 108

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say they…

Frequency of prayer Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 89% 9% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 10,410
Weekly 70% 27% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,937
Monthly 48% 40% 8% < 1% 3% 1% 564
Seldom/never 30% 30% 12% 2% 21% 5% 1,290
Don't know 77% 11% 1% 6% 1% 4% 112

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say religion is…

Frequency of prayer Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 87% 10% 1% 1% < 1% 10,410
Weekly 55% 38% 4% 2% 1% 1,937
Monthly 31% 51% 11% 6% 1% 564
Seldom/never 16% 32% 27% 24% 1% 1,290
Don't know 66% 18% 2% 4% 9% 112

Attendance at religious services among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who attend religious services…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 66% 24% 10% < 1% 10,410
Weekly 35% 45% 20% < 1% 1,937
Monthly 13% 57% 29% 1% 564
Seldom/never 9% 29% 61% < 1% 1,290
Don't know 37% 29% 21% 14% 112

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who attend prayer group…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 49% 13% 9% 29% 1% 10,410
Weekly 18% 13% 11% 58% < 1% 1,937
Monthly 6% 8% 11% 75% < 1% 564
Seldom/never 4% 2% 3% 91% < 1% 1,290
Don't know 18% 17% 7% 35% 24% 112

Frequency of meditation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who meditate…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 56% 6% 3% 33% 2% 10,410
Weekly 29% 10% 6% 54% 1% 1,937
Monthly 18% 12% 7% 61% 1% 564
Seldom/never 16% 7% 4% 72% 1% 1,290
Don't know 37% 5% 4% 28% 26% 112

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 80% 10% 4% 4% 1% 10,410
Weekly 51% 21% 14% 12% 1% 1,937
Monthly 35% 23% 16% 25% 1% 564
Seldom/never 28% 14% 12% 45% 1% 1,290
Don't know 56% 8% 3% 16% 17% 112

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 51% 15% 10% 21% 2% 10,410
Weekly 38% 18% 16% 27% 1% 1,937
Monthly 33% 16% 19% 31% 2% 564
Seldom/never 35% 14% 14% 37% 1% 1,290
Don't know 41% 11% 6% 29% 13% 112

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Frequency of prayer Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 64% 5% 26% 3% 2% 10,410
Weekly 33% 10% 46% 9% 2% 1,937
Monthly 16% 12% 60% 10% 1% 564
Seldom/never 12% 14% 57% 15% 2% 1,290
Don't know 49% 2% 39% 1% 9% 112

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 50% 47% 2% 1% 10,410
Weekly 35% 62% 1% 1% 1,937
Monthly 32% 67% 1% < 1% 564
Seldom/never 25% 73% 1% 1% 1,290
Don't know 48% 47% 1% 4% 112

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who read scripture…

Frequency of prayer At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 68% 11% 6% 15% 1% 10,410
Weekly 25% 16% 13% 45% < 1% 1,937
Monthly 8% 13% 14% 64% < 1% 564
Seldom/never 5% 4% 5% 85% < 1% 1,290
Don't know 27% 16% 11% 20% 25% 112

Interpreting scripture among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say the holy scripture is…

Frequency of prayer Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 54% 30% 4% 7% 4% 10,410
Weekly 35% 38% 3% 19% 6% 1,937
Monthly 23% 36% 2% 31% 7% 564
Seldom/never 17% 21% 1% 54% 7% 1,290
Don't know 36% 17% 9% 14% 24% 112

Belief in Heaven among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …in heaven

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 88% 6% 6% 10,410
Weekly 87% 8% 5% 1,937
Monthly 82% 14% 4% 564
Seldom/never 53% 38% 9% 1,290
Don't know 69% 9% 22% 112

Belief in Hell among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …in hell

Frequency of prayer Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 79% 14% 7% 10,410
Weekly 72% 20% 8% 1,937
Monthly 63% 31% 6% 564
Seldom/never 42% 49% 9% 1,290
Don't know 53% 19% 29% 112

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who identify as…

Frequency of prayer Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 54% 18% 28% 10,410
Weekly 51% 17% 32% 1,937
Monthly 43% 23% 34% 564
Seldom/never 39% 28% 34% 1,290
Don't know 28% 40% 32% 112

Political ideology among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 58% 24% 11% 7% 10,410
Weekly 46% 31% 17% 5% 1,937
Monthly 34% 41% 17% 7% 564
Seldom/never 30% 35% 26% 9% 1,290
Don't know 35% 31% 9% 24% 112

Views about size of government among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who would rather have…

Frequency of prayer Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 61% 34% 2% 3% 10,410
Weekly 56% 40% 2% 2% 1,937
Monthly 53% 42% 2% 3% 564
Seldom/never 51% 44% 2% 3% 1,290
Don't know 56% 31% 4% 9% 112

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say government aid to the poor…

Frequency of prayer Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 55% 38% 4% 2% 10,410
Weekly 55% 40% 3% 2% 1,937
Monthly 56% 39% 3% 2% 564
Seldom/never 48% 47% 3% 2% 1,290
Don't know 43% 44% 4% 10% 112

Views about homosexuality among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say homosexuality…

Frequency of prayer Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 34% 58% 5% 4% 10,410
Weekly 56% 36% 4% 3% 1,937
Monthly 64% 29% 3% 3% 564
Seldom/never 67% 25% 5% 3% 1,290
Don't know 29% 48% 7% 16% 112

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who …same-sex marriage

Frequency of prayer Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 24% 69% 7% 10,410
Weekly 44% 48% 8% 1,937
Monthly 50% 41% 9% 564
Seldom/never 60% 34% 6% 1,290
Don't know 22% 60% 18% 112

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

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

Frequency of prayer Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 50% 44% 3% 4% 10,410
Weekly 49% 46% 1% 3% 1,937
Monthly 47% 49% 1% 2% 564
Seldom/never 45% 50% 2% 4% 1,290
Don't know 40% 46% 4% 10% 112

Views about human evolution among adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases by frequency of prayer

% of adults who say abortion should be illegal in all or most cases who say humans…

Frequency of prayer Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 10,410. 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.
At least daily 10% 25% 3% 57% 5% 10,410
Weekly 22% 33% 4% 37% 5% 1,937
Monthly 32% 29% 5% 31% 2% 564
Seldom/never 49% 19% 5% 23% 4% 1,290
Don't know 7% 19% 6% 45% 22% 112