Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 8,591. 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 30% 66% 5% 8,591
2007 29% 65% 6% 8,407

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Views about abortion among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by religious group

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 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 33% 61% 6% 1,157
Evangelical Protestant 20% 77% 3% 3,921
Historically Black Protestant 44% 50% 6% 875
Jehovah's Witness 16% 76% 8% 204
Jewish 58% 39% 4% 121
Mainline Protestant 44% 50% 6% 1,221
Mormon 20% 79% 1% 472
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 35% 58% 7% 305

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 2,536. 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% 34% 31% 20% 2,536
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 33% 28% 22% 5,455
Don't know 9% 33% 29% 30% 383

Generational cohort among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 2,536. 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% 11% 29% 37% 13% 2% 2,536
Illegal in all/most cases 11% 11% 28% 33% 15% 1% 5,455
Don't know 5% 6% 30% 34% 22% 2% 383

Gender composition among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. 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 41% 59% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 43% 57% 5,580
Don't know 42% 58% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 2,557. 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% 26% 3% 16% 6% 2,557
Illegal in all/most cases 64% 14% 2% 16% 3% 5,511
Don't know 44% 27% 3% 21% 5% 384

Immigrant status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 2,564. 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% 9% 74% 2,564
Illegal in all/most cases 16% 7% 77% 5,513
Don't know 21% 8% 71% 402

Income distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,273. 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% 21% 25% 15% 2,273
Illegal in all/most cases 38% 21% 27% 13% 4,755
Don't know 46% 17% 22% 14% 293

Educational distribution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,582. 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 42% 31% 16% 11% 2,582
Illegal in all/most cases 45% 31% 15% 8% 5,546
Don't know 47% 33% 13% 7% 406

Marital status among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 2,584. 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% 6% 17% 8% 20% 2,584
Illegal in all/most cases 59% 3% 12% 8% 18% 5,557
Don't know 47% 3% 14% 15% 21% 402

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 2,582. 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% 69% 2,582
Illegal in all/most cases 32% 68% 5,556
Don't know 27% 73% 409

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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 83% 12% 2% 1% 1% 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 92% 7% < 1% 1% < 1% < 1% 5,580
Don't know 87% 10% 1% 2% < 1% 1% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 1% 1% 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 94% 4% < 1% 1% < 1% 5,580
Don't know 91% 5% 1% 1% 1% 415

Attendance at religious services among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 17% 6% < 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 88% 8% 3% < 1% 5,580
Don't know 82% 9% 7% 2% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who pray…

Views about abortion At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. 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 83% 12% 1% 2% 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 91% 7% 1% 1% < 1% 5,580
Don't know 88% 8% 1% 1% 2% 415

Frequency of meditation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who meditate…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 63% 8% 2% 25% 2% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 65% 6% 2% 25% 2% 5,580
Don't know 74% 5% 1% 16% 4% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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 80% 10% 5% 5% 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 87% 6% 2% 3% 1% 5,580
Don't know 90% 5% 2% 1% 2% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 53% 15% 9% 21% 2% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 15% 8% 19% 2% 5,580
Don't know 60% 11% 6% 20% 4% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 8% 34% 6% 3% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 74% 4% 18% 2% 2% 5,580
Don't know 54% 3% 29% 3% 10% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 65% 1% 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 42% 2% 1% 5,580
Don't know 33% 56% 4% 7% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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 73% 10% 4% 12% 1% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 87% 6% 2% 5% 1% 5,580
Don't know 76% 7% 4% 11% 3% 415

Interpreting scripture among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 28% 3% 14% 6% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 62% 27% 5% 3% 3% 5,580
Don't know 51% 17% 12% 6% 14% 415

Belief in Heaven among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 85% 10% 5% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 87% 6% 7% 5,580
Don't know 84% 6% 10% 415

Belief in Hell among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 69% 24% 7% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 81% 13% 6% 5,580
Don't know 64% 18% 18% 415

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. 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% 16% 56% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 19% 27% 5,580
Don't know 23% 35% 42% 415

Political ideology among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,596. 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% 35% 25% 6% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 62% 21% 10% 7% 5,580
Don't know 40% 27% 16% 18% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 53% 3% 3% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 62% 33% 2% 3% 5,580
Don't know 39% 42% 8% 11% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 60% 3% 2% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 37% 5% 2% 5,580
Don't know 30% 48% 10% 12% 415

Views about homosexuality among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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 58% 35% 5% 3% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 24% 69% 5% 3% 5,580
Don't know 29% 38% 13% 20% 415

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

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 42% 7% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 15% 78% 6% 5,580
Don't know 17% 50% 33% 415

Views about environmental regulation among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 = 2,596. 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% 61% 2% 2% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 51% 42% 3% 4% 5,580
Don't know 29% 43% 9% 19% 415

Views about human evolution among adults who attend prayer groups at least once a week by views about abortion

% of adults who attend prayer groups 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 17% 31% 3% 45% 3% 2,596
Illegal in all/most cases 8% 21% 2% 64% 6% 5,580
Don't know 8% 18% 5% 47% 23% 415