Views about abortion among Nothing in particulars (religion not important)

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,969. 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 76% 20% 4% 2,969
2007 76% 19% 5% 2,006

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,339. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 32% 37% 21% 10% 2,339
Illegal in all/most cases 41% 38% 13% 7% 483
Don't know 28% 33% 26% 13% 103

Generational cohort among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,339. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 20% 20% 28% 25% 6% < 1% 2,339
Illegal in all/most cases 29% 23% 28% 15% 5% < 1% 483
Don't know 16% 19% 27% 33% 5% < 1% 103

Gender composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 52% 48% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 64% 36% 489
Don't know 70% 30% 105

Racial and ethnic composition among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,340. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 75% 5% 6% 10% 4% 2,340
Illegal in all/most cases 62% 13% 4% 17% 3% 480
Don't know 69% 8% 12% 8% 3% 102

Immigrant status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,341. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 12% 14% 74% 2,341
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 7% 76% 475

Income distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who have a household income of…

Views about abortion Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,150. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 27% 21% 29% 23% 2,150
Illegal in all/most cases 43% 25% 21% 11% 424

Educational distribution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,365. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 33% 33% 20% 14% 2,365
Illegal in all/most cases 52% 34% 10% 5% 487
Don't know 32% 50% 12% 6% 103

Marital status among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,366. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 41% 11% 10% 3% 35% 2,366
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 8% 13% 3% 44% 487
Don't know 39% 10% 9% 4% 38% 104

Parent of children under 18 among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,365. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 24% 76% 2,365
Illegal in all/most cases 30% 70% 486
Don't know 22% 78% 105

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say they…

Views about abortion 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 = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 16% 24% 16% 1% 36% 7% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 28% 28% 15% < 1% 25% 5% 489
Don't know 18% 24% 6% 5% 29% 18% 105

Importance of religion in one's life among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say religion is…

Views about abortion Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases < 1% < 1% 48% 51% 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases < 1% < 1% 52% 45% 3% 489
Don't know < 1% < 1% 46% 45% 9% 105

Attendance at religious services among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who attend religious services…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 1% 17% 82% < 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 3% 23% 73% < 1% 489
Don't know 3% 13% 84% < 1% 105

Frequency of prayer among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 10% 8% 7% 75% < 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 12% 8% 63% < 1% 489
Don't know 16% 8% 4% 69% 4% 105

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who attend prayer group…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 1% 1% 2% 96% < 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 3% 2% 3% 91% < 1% 489
Don't know 8% 2% 2% 87% 1% 105

Frequency of meditation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who meditate…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 23% 10% 5% 61% 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 21% 9% 3% 66% 1% 489
Don't know 24% 9% 1% 63% 3% 105

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 37% 15% 12% 34% 2% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 30% 16% 10% 42% 2% 489
Don't know 43% 4% 9% 37% 7% 105

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 43% 16% 14% 26% 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 15% 13% 35% 1% 489
Don't know 37% 12% 8% 40% 2% 105

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about abortion Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 2% 17% 63% 17% 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 6% 15% 65% 12% 1% 489
Don't know 5% 13% 50% 22% 10% 105

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say…

Views about abortion 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 = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 18% 81% 1% < 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 26% 71% 2% 1% 489
Don't know 19% 66% 4% 11% 105

Frequency of reading scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who read scripture…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 3% 3% 4% 91% < 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 11% 5% 5% 79% < 1% 489
Don't know 3% 6% 7% 82% 3% 105

Interpreting scripture among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say the holy scripture is…

Views about abortion 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 = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 3% 7% < 1% 84% 6% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 11% 15% 1% 66% 7% 489
Don't know 5% 4% 2% 60% 29% 105

Belief in Heaven among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 28% 61% 11% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 44% 43% 12% 489
Don't know 29% 47% 24% 105

Belief in Hell among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 19% 73% 9% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 56% 11% 489
Don't know 20% 58% 22% 105

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 22% 19% 58% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 34% 33% 489
Don't know 21% 54% 24% 105

Political ideology among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 15% 36% 42% 7% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 26% 38% 24% 12% 489
Don't know 20% 24% 28% 28% 105

Views about size of government among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 48% 45% 3% 4% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 44% 2% 3% 489
Don't know 50% 25% 8% 16% 105

Views about government aid to the poor among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say government aid to the poor…

Views about abortion Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 38% 57% 3% 2% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 47% 5% 1% 489
Don't know 28% 48% 13% 12% 105

Views about homosexuality among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 89% 8% 1% 1% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 66% 23% 7% 4% 489
Don't know 60% 11% 13% 17% 105

Views about same-sex marriage among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 87% 10% 3% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 30% 10% 489
Don't know 51% 13% 36% 105

Views about environmental regulation among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say…

Views about abortion 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 = 2,375. 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.
Legal in all/most cases 24% 72% 2% 2% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 38% 56% 2% 4% 489
Don't know 31% 57% 6% 7% 105

Views about human evolution among Nothing in particulars (religion not important) by views about abortion

% of Nothing in particulars (religion not important) who say humans…

Views about abortion 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
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Legal in all/most cases 75% 11% 4% 8% 2% 2,375
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 15% 5% 25% 6% 489
Don't know 42% 15% 18% 12% 14% 105