Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 20,955. 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% 5% 20,955
2007 44% 49% 6% 19,253

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Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say abortion should be…

Religious tradition Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 166. 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 85% 15% < 1% 166
Catholic 42% 52% 5% 4,173
Evangelical Protestant 29% 68% 4% 6,541
Historically Black Protestant 50% 45% 6% 1,423
Jehovah's Witness 14% 77% 9% 203
Jewish 71% 25% 4% 320
Mainline Protestant 56% 39% 5% 3,532
Mormon 24% 74% 2% 545
Muslim 50% 39% 11% 152
Orthodox Christian 48% 51% 1% 103
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 71% 24% 5% 3,048

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 9,709. 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% 34% 28% 18% 9,709
Illegal in all/most cases 19% 33% 28% 21% 9,846
Don't know 11% 32% 28% 29% 935

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 9,709. 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% 14% 28% 34% 11% 1% 9,709
Illegal in all/most cases 12% 13% 27% 33% 14% 2% 9,846
Don't know 6% 10% 27% 33% 20% 3% 935

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 44% 56% 10,055
Don't know 47% 53% 990

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 9,778. 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% 5% 9,778
Illegal in all/most cases 65% 12% 2% 17% 3% 9,914
Don't know 56% 17% 3% 18% 5% 931

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 9,791. 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% 75% 9,791
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 7% 76% 9,943
Don't know 19% 8% 73% 965

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 8,787. 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% 20% 27% 21% 8,787
Illegal in all/most cases 38% 21% 26% 15% 8,583
Don't know 43% 21% 21% 15% 706

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 9,865. 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% 33% 19% 13% 9,865
Illegal in all/most cases 45% 32% 15% 8% 9,991
Don't know 46% 32% 13% 8% 971

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 9,872. 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% 9% 15% 7% 24% 9,872
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 5% 12% 8% 19% 10,006
Don't know 47% 5% 14% 14% 21% 965

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 9,881. 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% 73% 9,881
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 68% 10,011
Don't know 23% 77% 977

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 19% 5% 1% 9% 2% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 86% 10% 1% 1% 1% < 1% 10,055
Don't know 77% 13% 2% 3% 3% 3% 990

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 25% 10% 12% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 84% 11% 2% 2% 1% 10,055
Don't know 73% 15% 4% 5% 3% 990

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 36% 32% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 64% 24% 11% 1% 10,055
Don't know 47% 27% 24% 2% 990

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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 59% 16% 4% 20% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 82% 11% 2% 4% 1% 10,055
Don't know 73% 11% 3% 9% 4% 990

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 9% 9% 60% < 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 13% 8% 31% 1% 10,055
Don't know 38% 7% 7% 45% 3% 990

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 9% 4% 36% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 57% 6% 2% 32% 2% 10,055
Don't know 60% 8% 1% 26% 4% 990

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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 56% 14% 9% 19% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 15% 9% 19% 2% 10,055
Don't know 58% 10% 7% 23% 3% 990

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 13% 48% 10% 3% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 62% 6% 26% 4% 2% 10,055
Don't know 39% 7% 37% 6% 11% 990

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 71% 1% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 48% 2% 1% 10,055
Don't know 33% 57% 4% 6% 990

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 11% 9% 46% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 65% 11% 6% 18% 1% 10,055
Don't know 50% 9% 7% 31% 3% 990

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 26% 2% 40% 7% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 29% 4% 9% 5% 10,055
Don't know 37% 18% 9% 17% 19% 990

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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 70% 24% 7% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 86% 7% 7% 10,055
Don't know 77% 11% 12% 990

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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 52% 41% 8% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 77% 16% 7% 10,055
Don't know 57% 25% 18% 990

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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% 17% 57% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 18% 28% 10,055
Don't know 27% 34% 39% 990

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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% 38% 32% 5% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 57% 25% 12% 6% 10,055
Don't know 38% 29% 16% 18% 990

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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% 48% 4% 4% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 61% 34% 2% 3% 10,055
Don't know 42% 35% 10% 13% 990

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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 36% 59% 4% 1% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 38% 4% 2% 10,055
Don't know 36% 44% 9% 11% 990

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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 76% 19% 3% 2% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 56% 5% 4% 10,055
Don't know 42% 28% 12% 18% 990

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,910. 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% 25% 6% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 26% 67% 7% 10,055
Don't know 31% 37% 32% 990

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 66% 2% 2% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 44% 3% 4% 10,055
Don't know 32% 46% 8% 14% 990

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week 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 = 9,910. 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% 29% 4% 27% 3% 9,910
Illegal in all/most cases 13% 25% 3% 55% 5% 10,055
Don't know 15% 22% 10% 36% 17% 990