Views about abortion among adults who meditate at least once a week

% of adults who meditate 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 = 14,858. 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% 49% 5% 14,858
2007 44% 48% 7% 15,033

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Views about abortion among adults who meditate at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who meditate 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 = 186. 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 88% 12% 1% 186
Catholic 41% 53% 6% 3,024
Evangelical Protestant 29% 67% 4% 4,408
Historically Black Protestant 47% 46% 7% 1,132
Jehovah's Witness 14% 77% 9% 195
Jewish 80% 19% 1% 227
Mainline Protestant 57% 37% 6% 2,411
Mormon 23% 76% 2% 410
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 70% 25% 5% 2,029

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 6,903. 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 17% 33% 30% 20% 6,903
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 31% 28% 25% 6,899
Don't know 9% 29% 29% 33% 723

Generational cohort among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 6,903. 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 9% 13% 28% 35% 13% 1% 6,903
Illegal in all/most cases 9% 11% 26% 34% 18% 2% 6,899
Don't know 4% 9% 26% 34% 23% 4% 723

Gender composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. 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% 56% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 45% 55% 7,050
Don't know 48% 52% 768

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,937. 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 60% 16% 3% 15% 5% 6,937
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 14% 3% 20% 3% 6,939
Don't know 54% 19% 2% 20% 5% 719

Immigrant status among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 6,957. 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% 6,957
Illegal in all/most cases 20% 8% 73% 6,960
Don't know 19% 8% 72% 746

Income distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 6,260. 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% 20% 26% 19% 6,260
Illegal in all/most cases 42% 22% 24% 12% 6,014
Don't know 46% 21% 21% 12% 555

Educational distribution among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,007. 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% 33% 19% 14% 7,007
Illegal in all/most cases 47% 31% 14% 9% 7,004
Don't know 47% 32% 13% 8% 756

Marital status among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 7,005. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 45% 8% 17% 8% 22% 7,005
Illegal in all/most cases 54% 5% 13% 10% 18% 7,019
Don't know 45% 6% 14% 15% 19% 743

Parent of children under 18 among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 7,012. 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% 74% 7,012
Illegal in all/most cases 29% 71% 7,027
Don't know 22% 78% 759

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 20% 5% 1% 8% 2% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 86% 10% 1% 1% 1% 1% 7,050
Don't know 76% 15% 1% 4% 3% 2% 768

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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 54% 24% 10% 11% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 85% 10% 2% 3% 1% 7,050
Don't know 74% 15% 3% 5% 3% 768

Attendance at religious services among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 34% 31% < 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 67% 21% 11% 1% 7,050
Don't know 49% 25% 24% 2% 768

Frequency of prayer among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. 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% 15% 4% 16% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 85% 9% 2% 3% 1% 7,050
Don't know 77% 10% 2% 7% 4% 768

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 9% 8% 57% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 12% 8% 27% 1% 7,050
Don't know 40% 7% 8% 41% 3% 768

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

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

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. 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 72% 12% 6% 8% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 84% 8% 3% 4% 1% 7,050
Don't know 78% 8% 5% 5% 3% 768

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 15% 9% 15% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 60% 14% 8% 16% 2% 7,050
Don't know 58% 11% 7% 19% 5% 768

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 46% 9% 3% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 62% 6% 25% 4% 2% 7,050
Don't know 39% 7% 38% 5% 11% 768

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 72% 1% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 48% 2% 1% 7,050
Don't know 32% 55% 4% 8% 768

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 11% 8% 41% 1% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 71% 9% 4% 15% 1% 7,050
Don't know 56% 6% 7% 28% 3% 768

Interpreting scripture among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 24% 2% 40% 8% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 54% 28% 4% 10% 5% 7,050
Don't know 39% 17% 9% 17% 18% 768

Belief in Heaven among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 68% 25% 7% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 85% 8% 7% 7,050
Don't know 75% 12% 13% 768

Belief in Hell among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 49% 42% 8% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 75% 18% 7% 7,050
Don't know 57% 25% 18% 768

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. 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% 17% 59% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 20% 30% 7,050
Don't know 26% 34% 40% 768

Political ideology among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 7,040. 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% 37% 34% 5% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 25% 13% 7% 7,050
Don't know 38% 27% 17% 18% 768

Views about size of government among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 49% 4% 3% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 58% 36% 2% 4% 7,050
Don't know 39% 38% 9% 14% 768

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 62% 4% 2% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 53% 40% 5% 2% 7,050
Don't know 33% 45% 10% 12% 768

Views about homosexuality among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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 74% 20% 4% 2% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 34% 58% 5% 4% 7,050
Don't know 42% 29% 10% 19% 768

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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 67% 26% 7% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 24% 69% 7% 7,050
Don't know 27% 36% 37% 768

Views about environmental regulation among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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 = 7,040. 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% 67% 2% 2% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 45% 3% 4% 7,050
Don't know 30% 46% 7% 16% 768

Views about human evolution among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who meditate 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
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Legal in all/most cases 37% 28% 5% 27% 3% 7,040
Illegal in all/most cases 12% 24% 3% 55% 6% 7,050
Don't know 14% 24% 8% 35% 19% 768