Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,093. 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 60% 37% 3% 5,093
2007 56% 39% 5% 4,813

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Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 53% 44% 3% 1,175
Evangelical Protestant 43% 54% 3% 957
Historically Black Protestant 60% 33% 7% 210
Jewish 90% 8% 1% 150
Mainline Protestant 61% 35% 3% 1,041
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 76% 22% 2% 1,191

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,108. 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% 35% 24% 12% 3,108
Illegal in all/most cases 29% 37% 21% 13% 1,750
Don't know 17% 31% 28% 24% 150

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,108. 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% 17% 28% 28% 7% 1% 3,108
Illegal in all/most cases 19% 18% 30% 24% 9% 1% 1,750
Don't know 9% 14% 25% 34% 17% 1% 150

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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 48% 52% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 52% 48% 1,777
Don't know 61% 39% 157

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,129. 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% 10% 4% 12% 3% 3,129
Illegal in all/most cases 67% 10% 4% 16% 3% 1,750
Don't know 63% 18% 2% 12% 5% 149

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,123. 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% 12% 75% 3,123
Illegal in all/most cases 15% 8% 76% 1,754
Don't know 11% 12% 77% 150

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 2,867. 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% 21% 27% 24% 2,867
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 20% 28% 16% 1,568
Don't know 50% 12% 25% 12% 128

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,148. 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% 33% 21% 15% 3,148
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 30% 15% 8% 1,771
Don't know 52% 33% 9% 6% 155

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. 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% 10% 11% 4% 31% 3,153
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 7% 12% 4% 28% 1,774
Don't know 35% 7% 20% 11% 28% 155

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,151. 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% 72% 3,151
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 64% 1,768
Don't know 23% 77% 156

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 29% 9% < 1% 14% 2% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 72% 22% 3% < 1% 2% 1% 1,777
Don't know 59% 23% 4% 3% 7% 3% 157

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 40% 17% 15% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 30% 7% 3% < 1% 1,777
Don't know 47% 35% 6% 7% 5% 157

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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 18% 45% 37% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 37% 43% 20% < 1% 1,777
Don't know 20% 43% 36% 1% 157

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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% 23% 10% 32% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 57% 24% 8% 11% < 1% 1,777
Don't know 49% 19% 7% 19% 6% 157

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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 8% 8% 9% 74% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 19% 16% 10% 54% < 1% 1,777
Don't know 11% 11% 8% 63% 7% 157

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 16% 7% 51% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 31% 12% 4% 52% 1% 1,777
Don't know 37% 13% 6% 41% 4% 157

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 26% 15% 19% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 37% 23% 17% 23% < 1% 1,777
Don't know 38% 22% 13% 24% 3% 157

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 16% 55% 12% 2% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 37% 10% 45% 7% 1% 1,777
Don't know 23% 4% 60% 9% 3% 157

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 76% 1% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 37% 61% 1% 1% 1,777
Don't know 23% 70% 3% 4% 157

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 11% 62% < 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 35% 17% 10% 38% < 1% 1,777
Don't know 19% 13% 15% 50% 3% 157

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 28% 1% 50% 7% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 34% 40% 2% 19% 5% 1,777
Don't know 19% 21% 8% 29% 23% 157

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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 64% 30% 6% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 86% 9% 5% 1,777
Don't know 63% 17% 20% 157

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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% 7% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 73% 20% 7% 1,777
Don't know 46% 33% 21% 157

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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% 14% 58% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 17% 30% 1,777
Don't know 23% 36% 41% 157

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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% 40% 34% 5% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 31% 14% 6% 1,777
Don't know 34% 28% 29% 9% 157

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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% 48% 3% 3% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 59% 37% 2% 2% 1,777
Don't know 47% 32% 8% 13% 157

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 59% 3% 2% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 40% 3% 2% 1,777
Don't know 34% 46% 13% 7% 157

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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 84% 13% 2% 2% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 38% 5% 3% 1,777
Don't know 44% 31% 12% 13% 157

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,159. 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 77% 18% 5% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 42% 50% 8% 1,777
Don't know 37% 34% 28% 157

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 2% 1% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 48% 2% 3% 1,777
Don't know 33% 50% 8% 9% 157

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing once or twice a month 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 = 3,159. 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% 25% 4% 19% 2% 3,159
Illegal in all/most cases 21% 29% 3% 42% 4% 1,777
Don't know 26% 25% 8% 26% 15% 157