Views about abortion among Catholics by educational group (2014) Switch to: Educational distribution among Catholics by views about abortion

% of Catholics who say abortion should be…

Educational distribution Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,431. 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.
High school or less 43% 51% 6% 2,431
Some college 51% 44% 5% 1,810
College 54% 43% 3% 1,788
Post-graduate degree 50% 47% 3% 1,128

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