Views about abortion among Evangelical Protestants

% of Evangelical Protestants who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 8,593. 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 33% 63% 4% 8,593
2007 33% 61% 6% 9,472

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,688. 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 17% 34% 30% 19% 2,688
Illegal in all/most cases 18% 33% 29% 20% 5,420
Don't know 7% 34% 32% 28% 309

Generational cohort among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,688. 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 9% 13% 28% 35% 12% 1% 2,688
Illegal in all/most cases 11% 12% 27% 34% 14% 1% 5,420
Don't know 5% 8% 28% 38% 19% 2% 309

Gender composition among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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% 57% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 53% 5,525
Don't know 49% 51% 333

Racial and ethnic composition among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,715. 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 72% 8% 2% 11% 7% 2,715
Illegal in all/most cases 78% 5% 1% 12% 4% 5,452
Don't know 73% 7% 1% 12% 7% 312

Immigrant status among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,689. 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 8% 8% 84% 2,689
Illegal in all/most cases 9% 6% 85% 5,469
Don't know 12% 5% 82% 326

Income distribution among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,448. 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% 23% 26% 14% 2,448
Illegal in all/most cases 34% 22% 29% 15% 4,776
Don't know 42% 18% 28% 13% 238

Educational distribution among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,725. 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% 38% 13% 8% 2,725
Illegal in all/most cases 44% 34% 15% 7% 5,492
Don't know 48% 34% 11% 7% 328

Marital status among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,729. 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 47% 7% 17% 8% 20% 2,729
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 3% 13% 7% 16% 5,507
Don't know 52% 5% 15% 14% 13% 326

Parent of children under 18 among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,727. 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 30% 70% 2,727
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 68% 5,504
Don't know 21% 79% 329

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 79% 17% 2% < 1% < 1% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 92% 6% 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 5,525
Don't know 86% 12% 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 333

Importance of religion in one's life among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 64% 30% 4% 1% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 87% 11% 1% 1% 1% 5,525
Don't know 77% 18% 2% 1% 3% 333

Attendance at religious services among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 39% 42% 18% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 68% 23% 8% < 1% 5,525
Don't know 47% 35% 16% 2% 333

Frequency of prayer among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 68% 19% 5% 7% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 84% 11% 2% 3% < 1% 5,525
Don't know 79% 13% 2% 2% 4% 333

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 26% 13% 11% 49% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 13% 9% 25% 1% 5,525
Don't know 39% 7% 11% 41% 2% 333

Frequency of meditation among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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% 9% 3% 44% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 51% 5% 3% 38% 2% 5,525
Don't know 56% 6% 2% 31% 5% 333

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 65% 15% 8% 10% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 80% 10% 5% 4% 1% 5,525
Don't know 72% 10% 7% 7% 4% 333

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 44% 18% 12% 25% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 15% 11% 23% 2% 5,525
Don't know 49% 12% 7% 26% 5% 333

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 40% 9% 44% 5% 2% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 71% 3% 22% 2% 2% 5,525
Don't know 50% 5% 32% 4% 10% 333

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 35% 63% 1% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 58% 40% 2% 1% 5,525
Don't know 37% 55% 3% 4% 333

Frequency of reading scripture among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 45% 16% 10% 29% < 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 72% 10% 6% 12% 1% 5,525
Don't know 60% 10% 7% 21% 2% 333

Interpreting scripture among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 39% 37% 3% 15% 6% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 63% 26% 4% 4% 3% 5,525
Don't know 50% 21% 11% 7% 10% 333

Belief in Heaven among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 90% 5% 5% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 87% 6% 7% 5,525
Don't know 82% 4% 14% 333

Belief in Hell among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 76% 17% 6% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 86% 7% 7% 5,525
Don't know 71% 13% 17% 333

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 39% 17% 43% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 65% 14% 20% 5,525
Don't know 39% 29% 32% 333

Political ideology among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 34% 37% 23% 7% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 66% 22% 8% 5% 5,525
Don't know 47% 25% 11% 16% 333

Views about size of government among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 53% 41% 3% 3% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 70% 25% 2% 3% 5,525
Don't know 56% 24% 8% 12% 333

Views about government aid to the poor among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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 44% 51% 4% 1% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 63% 31% 4% 2% 5,525
Don't know 45% 40% 7% 8% 333

Views about homosexuality among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 59% 33% 5% 3% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 68% 4% 3% 5,525
Don't know 26% 41% 10% 22% 333

Views about same-sex marriage among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,735. 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 51% 41% 8% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 17% 77% 6% 5,525
Don't know 18% 52% 31% 333

Views about environmental regulation among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 2,735. 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% 2% 3% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 54% 40% 3% 4% 5,525
Don't know 42% 42% 4% 13% 333

Views about human evolution among Evangelical Protestants by views about abortion

% of Evangelical Protestants 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
Sample size = 2,735. 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% 35% 3% 41% 3% 2,735
Illegal in all/most cases 7% 20% 2% 66% 5% 5,525
Don't know 11% 24% 6% 43% 16% 333