Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,223. 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 64% 33% 4% 3,223
2007 57% 38% 5% 4,299

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Views about abortion among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by religious group

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 56% 40% 4% 793
Evangelical Protestant 43% 52% 4% 499
Historically Black Protestant 62% 29% 9% 127
Jewish 85% 14% 1% 127
Mainline Protestant 72% 25% 3% 635
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 76% 21% 3% 816

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,095. 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% 39% 24% 13% 2,095
Illegal in all/most cases 26% 36% 25% 13% 975
Don't know 17% 39% 30% 14% 105

Generational cohort among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,095. 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% 15% 32% 29% 7% 1% 2,095
Illegal in all/most cases 15% 18% 29% 28% 9% 1% 975
Don't know 13% 11% 32% 34% 8% 2% 105

Gender composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 58% 42% 984
Don't know 49% 51% 112

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,109. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 71% 8% 8% 11% 2% 2,109
Illegal in all/most cases 63% 8% 5% 21% 3% 971
Don't know 59% 17% 4% 15% 5% 109

Immigrant status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,111. 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% 11% 74% 2,111
Illegal in all/most cases 21% 10% 69% 964
Don't know 20% 8% 72% 106

Income distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 1,920. 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% 19% 30% 25% 1,920
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 17% 27% 18% 879

Educational distribution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 2,115. 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 33% 30% 21% 16% 2,115
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 27% 16% 8% 981
Don't know 44% 35% 12% 9% 112

Marital status among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,123. 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 47% 9% 11% 4% 29% 2,123
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 7% 12% 5% 27% 981
Don't know 44% 15% 10% 7% 24% 111

Parent of children under 18 among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,123. 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 27% 73% 2,123
Illegal in all/most cases 35% 65% 984
Don't know 27% 73% 111

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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 39% 34% 11% 1% 13% 3% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 64% 27% 4% 1% 2% 1% 984
Don't know 59% 28% 5% 3% 5% < 1% 112

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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 23% 41% 22% 14% < 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 39% 10% 4% 1% 984
Don't know 46% 31% 11% 7% 5% 112

Attendance at religious services among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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 10% 47% 43% < 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 29% 47% 24% < 1% 984
Don't know 21% 41% 34% 4% 112

Frequency of prayer among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 13% 38% 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 44% 29% 10% 18% < 1% 984
Don't know 48% 17% 4% 25% 6% 112

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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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 6% 5% 9% 79% < 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 13% 10% 16% 61% < 1% 984
Don't know 7% 6% 17% 69% 1% 112

Frequency of meditation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 10% 11% 59% 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 20% 8% 12% 59% 1% 984
Don't know 32% 5% 6% 55% 2% 112

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 19% 29% 23% < 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 22% 15% 32% 29% 1% 984
Don't know 28% 11% 27% 34% < 1% 112

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 14% 62% 13% 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 8% 48% 11% 1% 984
Don't know 15% 12% 51% 9% 14% 112

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 78% 1% < 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 36% 62% 1% 1% 984
Don't know 24% 66% 2% 8% 112

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 9% 14% 69% < 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 20% 13% 17% 50% < 1% 984
Don't know 20% 7% 15% 56% 3% 112

Interpreting scripture among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 27% 1% 54% 7% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 36% 4% 22% 6% 984
Don't know 32% 18% 9% 25% 16% 112

Belief in Heaven among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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 62% 30% 9% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 84% 11% 5% 984
Don't know 70% 16% 13% 112

Belief in Hell among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 8% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 70% 23% 8% 984
Don't know 54% 29% 17% 112

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 15% 56% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 17% 36% 984
Don't know 35% 18% 47% 112

Political ideology among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 42% 33% 4% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 42% 36% 17% 6% 984
Don't know 35% 25% 27% 13% 112

Views about size of government among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 46% 3% 3% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 54% 42% 1% 2% 984
Don't know 41% 38% 8% 13% 112

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 1% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 41% 3% 2% 984
Don't know 41% 40% 12% 7% 112

Views about homosexuality among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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% 12% 2% 2% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 38% 3% 3% 984
Don't know 51% 14% 12% 23% 112

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,127. 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 78% 17% 5% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 43% 50% 7% 984
Don't know 35% 21% 44% 112

Views about environmental regulation among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 67% 2% 2% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 48% 2% 2% 984
Don't know 38% 43% 9% 10% 112

Views about human evolution among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year by views about abortion

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing several times a year 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 = 2,127. 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% 25% 4% 17% 2% 2,127
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 30% 4% 36% 5% 984
Don't know 28% 30% 10% 23% 9% 112