Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in Hell

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 12,839. 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 72% 24% 4% 12,839
2007 70% 24% 5% 10,938

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Views about abortion among adults who do not believe in Hell by religious group

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say abortion should be…

Religious tradition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 192. 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.
Buddhist 90% 8% 2% 192
Catholic 60% 36% 4% 2,080
Evangelical Protestant 52% 44% 4% 957
Hindu 75% 24% 1% 118
Historically Black Protestant 61% 33% 6% 225
Jehovah's Witness 17% 76% 7% 215
Jewish 90% 8% 2% 637
Mainline Protestant 75% 21% 4% 2,056
Mormon 33% 65% 2% 227
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 82% 15% 3% 5,272

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,489. 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 25% 34% 25% 16% 9,489
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 33% 23% 19% 2,698
Don't know 15% 32% 25% 27% 414

Generational cohort among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,489. 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 16% 16% 27% 30% 10% 1% 9,489
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 16% 26% 28% 12% 2% 2,698
Don't know 8% 14% 26% 31% 19% 3% 414

Gender composition among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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% 49% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 51% 49% 2,759
Don't know 57% 43% 432

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,531. 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 75% 6% 5% 11% 4% 9,531
Illegal in all/most cases 58% 10% 5% 23% 4% 2,712
Don't know 68% 8% 5% 16% 3% 409

Immigrant status among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,573. 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% 13% 74% 9,573
Illegal in all/most cases 23% 11% 67% 2,718
Don't know 15% 12% 73% 418

Income distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 8,703. 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% 19% 30% 27% 8,703
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 22% 23% 16% 2,391
Don't know 39% 21% 23% 17% 329

Educational distribution among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,611. 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% 30% 24% 18% 9,611
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 28% 14% 10% 2,741
Don't know 41% 33% 15% 10% 426

Marital status among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,612. 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% 10% 12% 5% 28% 9,612
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 8% 12% 7% 25% 2,748
Don't know 45% 6% 14% 10% 25% 424

Parent of children under 18 among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,628. 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% 76% 9,628
Illegal in all/most cases 31% 69% 2,745
Don't know 24% 76% 431

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 24% 11% < 1% 30% 4% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 57% 24% 6% 1% 11% 2% 2,759
Don't know 46% 22% 5% 3% 19% 5% 432

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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 20% 26% 22% 31% 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 51% 24% 11% 13% < 1% 2,759
Don't know 38% 24% 13% 21% 4% 432

Attendance at religious services among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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 12% 33% 55% < 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 32% 32% < 1% 2,759
Don't know 23% 29% 46% 2% 432

Frequency of prayer among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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% 13% 7% 53% < 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 52% 15% 7% 26% 1% 2,759
Don't know 43% 11% 6% 36% 5% 432

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 4% 5% 83% < 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 8% 8% 59% 1% 2,759
Don't know 17% 4% 6% 71% 2% 432

Frequency of meditation among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 11% 6% 51% 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 42% 7% 4% 45% 2% 2,759
Don't know 43% 8% 2% 44% 4% 432

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 17% 12% 26% 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 57% 14% 8% 20% 2% 2,759
Don't know 54% 13% 8% 21% 3% 432

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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 49% 17% 14% 20% 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 14% 12% 25% 1% 2,759
Don't know 49% 11% 11% 25% 3% 432

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 19% 55% 17% 2% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 11% 45% 10% 1% 2,759
Don't know 19% 11% 48% 11% 11% 432

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 79% 1% < 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 65% 1% 2% 2,759
Don't know 30% 60% 4% 6% 432

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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 11% 7% 8% 74% < 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 10% 6% 47% 1% 2,759
Don't know 24% 8% 7% 58% 3% 432

Interpreting scripture among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 14% 1% 74% 6% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 30% 2% 37% 7% 2,759
Don't know 16% 14% 4% 48% 18% 432

Belief in Heaven among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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% 63% 5% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 39% 6% 2,759
Don't know 43% 48% 9% 432

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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% 16% 63% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 28% 33% 2,759
Don't know 27% 41% 32% 432

Political ideology among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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 15% 37% 44% 4% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 37% 32% 21% 10% 2,759
Don't know 27% 31% 24% 18% 432

Views about size of government among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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% 47% 3% 3% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 41% 2% 4% 2,759
Don't know 51% 29% 9% 11% 432

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 64% 3% 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 46% 3% 2% 2,759
Don't know 39% 42% 12% 7% 432

Views about homosexuality among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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 89% 8% 2% 1% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 58% 35% 5% 3% 2,759
Don't know 53% 17% 12% 18% 432

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,648. 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 85% 11% 4% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 43% 7% 2,759
Don't know 45% 23% 32% 432

Views about environmental regulation among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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% 74% 2% 2% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 42% 52% 2% 4% 2,759
Don't know 32% 47% 8% 12% 432

Views about human evolution among adults who do not believe in Hell by views about abortion

% of adults who do not believe in Hell 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 = 9,648. 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 66% 16% 4% 12% 2% 9,648
Illegal in all/most cases 31% 24% 4% 37% 5% 2,759
Don't know 35% 20% 10% 25% 10% 432