Views about abortion among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by views about abortion

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say abortion should be…

Religious tradition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 80% 19% 2% 111
Catholic 57% 37% 5% 3,428
Evangelical Protestant 49% 47% 4% 2,407
Historically Black Protestant 60% 36% 4% 751
Jewish 88% 10% 2% 414
Mainline Protestant 67% 29% 4% 2,990
Mormon 47% 50% 3% 162
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 74% 23% 4% 4,142

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