Views about abortion among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,916. 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 52% 42% 6% 1,916
2007 47% 45% 8% 1,995

Learn More: Legal in all/most cases, Illegal in all/most cases

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 991. 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% 38% 27% 13% 991
Illegal in all/most cases 20% 34% 29% 17% 759
Don't know 8% 33% 37% 22% 123

Generational cohort among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 991. 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 13% 14% 32% 32% 8% 1% 991
Illegal in all/most cases 12% 14% 28% 34% 11% 1% 759
Don't know 3% 9% 29% 40% 17% 1% 123

Gender composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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 42% 58% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 61% 774
Don't know 45% 55% 132

Racial and ethnic composition among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,008. 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% 96% < 1% 3% 1% 1,008
Illegal in all/most cases 4% 92% < 1% 3% 1% 774
Don't know < 1% 97% < 1% 2% 1% 131

Immigrant status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 992. 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 5% 4% 90% 992
Illegal in all/most cases 8% 3% 89% 759
Don't know 7% 1% 92% 124

Income distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 938. 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% 23% 20% 9% 938
Illegal in all/most cases 59% 20% 15% 6% 670

Educational distribution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,008. 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 46% 35% 12% 7% 1,008
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 30% 6% 4% 769
Don't know 48% 39% 9% 3% 128

Marital status among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,007. 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 31% 6% 19% 7% 37% 1,007
Illegal in all/most cases 31% 5% 19% 10% 35% 773
Don't know 28% 5% 15% 14% 38% 127

Parent of children under 18 among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,006. 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% 68% 1,006
Illegal in all/most cases 28% 72% 770
Don't know 26% 74% 132

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 92% 7% < 1% < 1% < 1% < 1% 774
Don't know 89% 5% < 1% 5% < 1% 1% 132

Importance of religion in one's life among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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 81% 16% 2% 1% < 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 91% 8% 1% 1% < 1% 774
Don't know 87% 9% < 1% 2% 3% 132

Attendance at religious services among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 42% 10% < 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 30% 9% 1% 774
Don't know 58% 31% 9% 1% 132

Frequency of prayer among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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 77% 15% 4% 4% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 85% 8% 4% 2% 1% 774
Don't know 79% 7% < 1% 11% 4% 132

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 11% 36% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 52% 13% 7% 27% 1% 774
Don't know 46% 12% 11% 28% 3% 132

Frequency of meditation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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 50% 10% 5% 34% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 61% 6% 3% 27% 3% 774
Don't know 62% 7% < 1% 27% 3% 132

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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 69% 14% 8% 8% < 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 78% 9% 5% 7% 1% 774
Don't know 70% 13% 10% 3% 3% 132

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 17% 13% 30% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 46% 15% 9% 28% 2% 774
Don't know 43% 9% 10% 31% 8% 132

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 6% 47% 5% 2% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 5% 35% 4% 2% 774
Don't know 59% 4% 29% < 1% 8% 132

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 72% 1% < 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 66% 1% 1% 774
Don't know 30% 57% 6% 7% 132

Frequency of reading scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 17% 9% 20% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 69% 10% 7% 14% 1% 774
Don't know 67% 8% 3% 18% 4% 132

Interpreting scripture among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 30% 2% 12% 6% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 69% 18% 3% 6% 5% 774
Don't know 60% 9% 12% 4% 16% 132

Belief in Heaven among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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 92% 4% 3% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 94% 4% 3% 774
Don't know 93% 3% 5% 132

Belief in Hell among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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% 14% 7% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 86% 9% 5% 774
Don't know 76% 12% 12% 132

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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 7% 7% 86% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 15% 12% 73% 774
Don't know 3% 13% 84% 132

Political ideology among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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% 38% 28% 4% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 43% 27% 21% 8% 774
Don't know 33% 32% 18% 17% 132

Views about size of government among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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% 71% 3% 3% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 70% 1% 4% 774
Don't know 18% 62% 10% 11% 132

Views about government aid to the poor among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 71% 3% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 31% 62% 5% 2% 774
Don't know 20% 58% 11% 11% 132

Views about homosexuality among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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 63% 29% 5% 3% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 54% 5% 3% 774
Don't know 31% 35% 13% 21% 132

Views about same-sex marriage among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,010. 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% 42% 7% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 29% 64% 7% 774
Don't know 16% 53% 31% 132

Views about environmental regulation among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 63% 2% 1% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 41% 52% 2% 6% 774
Don't know 24% 53% 7% 16% 132

Views about human evolution among members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition by views about abortion

% of members of the Historically Black Protestant Tradition 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 = 1,010. 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% 33% 3% 42% 3% 1,010
Illegal in all/most cases 14% 29% 2% 49% 6% 774
Don't know 7% 21% 11% 40% 21% 132