Views about abortion among adults who believe in Heaven

% of adults who believe in Heaven who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 24,337. 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 46% 50% 4% 24,337
2007 46% 48% 6% 25,775

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Views about abortion among adults who believe in Heaven by religious group

% of adults who believe in Heaven who say abortion should be…

Religious tradition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 0. 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.
Catholic 46% 50% 4% 6,083
Evangelical Protestant 34% 63% 3% 7,452
Historically Black Protestant 52% 42% 6% 1,761
Jehovah's Witness 16% 76% 9% 126
Jewish 69% 28% 3% 288
Mainline Protestant 58% 38% 4% 4,683
Mormon 25% 72% 2% 626
Muslim 54% 37% 9% 202
Orthodox Christian 51% 48% < 1% 138
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 58% 37% 5% 2,430

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 11,062. 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 21% 35% 28% 16% 11,062
Illegal in all/most cases 21% 33% 26% 19% 11,762
Don't know 12% 32% 28% 27% 1,025

Generational cohort among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 11,062. 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% 29% 33% 10% 1% 11,062
Illegal in all/most cases 14% 14% 27% 31% 13% 1% 11,762
Don't know 7% 10% 27% 34% 19% 3% 1,025

Gender composition among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 53% 11,993
Don't know 48% 52% 1,079

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 11,160. 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% 15% 3% 14% 4% 11,160
Illegal in all/most cases 65% 12% 3% 17% 3% 11,842
Don't know 57% 19% 2% 18% 5% 1,027

Immigrant status among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 11,123. 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% 11% 76% 11,123
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 8% 76% 11,829
Don't know 17% 9% 75% 1,045

Income distribution among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 9,972. 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% 21% 27% 18% 9,972
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 21% 26% 14% 10,341
Don't know 49% 19% 20% 12% 771

Educational distribution among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 11,213. 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% 34% 16% 10% 11,213
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 31% 14% 7% 11,924
Don't know 53% 31% 11% 5% 1,065

Marital status among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 11,232. 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% 8% 14% 7% 25% 11,232
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 5% 12% 8% 22% 11,948
Don't know 45% 6% 13% 14% 22% 1,054

Parent of children under 18 among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 11,230. 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 29% 71% 11,230
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 68% 11,946
Don't know 22% 78% 1,068

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 25% 4% < 1% 1% 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 83% 14% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 11,993
Don't know 77% 15% 2% 4% 1% 1% 1,079

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 35% 10% 4% < 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 77% 18% 3% 2% < 1% 11,993
Don't know 70% 21% 5% 2% 2% 1,079

Attendance at religious services among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 43% 26% < 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 30% 14% 1% 11,993
Don't know 42% 34% 22% 1% 1,079

Frequency of prayer among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 57% 21% 7% 14% < 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 74% 15% 4% 6% 1% 11,993
Don't know 69% 14% 4% 9% 4% 1,079

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 10% 10% 61% < 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 12% 9% 39% 1% 11,993
Don't know 31% 8% 8% 50% 3% 1,079

Frequency of meditation among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 9% 4% 47% 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 7% 3% 40% 2% 11,993
Don't know 51% 7% 2% 35% 5% 1,079

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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 57% 17% 11% 14% 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 70% 13% 7% 8% 1% 11,993
Don't know 67% 10% 8% 12% 4% 1,079

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 17% 14% 27% 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 46% 16% 12% 25% 2% 11,993
Don't know 47% 11% 9% 28% 5% 1,079

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 10% 54% 8% 2% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 6% 33% 4% 2% 11,993
Don't know 38% 6% 42% 5% 9% 1,079

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 70% 1% 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 45% 53% 1% 1% 11,993
Don't know 30% 61% 4% 5% 1,079

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 12% 10% 47% < 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 54% 12% 7% 26% 1% 11,993
Don't know 44% 9% 9% 34% 4% 1,079

Interpreting scripture among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 34% 2% 29% 7% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 33% 3% 10% 4% 11,993
Don't know 40% 19% 11% 12% 18% 1,079

Belief in Hell among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 71% 24% 5% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 82% 13% 5% 11,993
Don't know 70% 17% 13% 1,079

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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% 16% 52% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 52% 18% 30% 11,993
Don't know 27% 29% 44% 1,079

Political ideology among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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% 41% 26% 6% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 54% 27% 13% 6% 11,993
Don't know 37% 28% 16% 18% 1,079

Views about size of government among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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% 47% 3% 3% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 59% 36% 2% 3% 11,993
Don't know 40% 39% 9% 12% 1,079

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 55% 3% 1% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 39% 4% 2% 11,993
Don't know 39% 43% 8% 10% 1,079

Views about homosexuality among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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 73% 21% 3% 2% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 41% 52% 4% 3% 11,993
Don't know 41% 31% 11% 18% 1,079

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 11,265. 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% 29% 7% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 30% 63% 7% 11,993
Don't know 29% 38% 33% 1,079

Views about environmental regulation among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 62% 2% 2% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 45% 2% 3% 11,993
Don't know 36% 44% 6% 14% 1,079

Views about human evolution among adults who believe in Heaven by views about abortion

% of adults who believe in Heaven 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 = 11,265. 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% 34% 4% 30% 3% 11,265
Illegal in all/most cases 14% 27% 3% 51% 5% 11,993
Don't know 14% 23% 8% 37% 18% 1,079