Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly

% of adults who pray weekly who say abortion should be…

Survey year Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 5,299. 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 57% 39% 4% 5,299
2007 59% 36% 5% 5,789

Learn More: Legal in all/most cases, Illegal in all/most cases

Views about abortion among adults who pray weekly by religious group

% of adults who pray weekly 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 51% 46% 3% 1,431
Evangelical Protestant 45% 51% 4% 1,105
Historically Black Protestant 67% 30% 3% 219
Jewish 85% 14% 2% 135
Mainline Protestant 63% 33% 3% 1,323
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 65% 31% 4% 754

Learn More: Legal in all/most cases, Illegal in all/most cases

DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are ages…

Views about abortion 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 3,120. 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% 35% 27% 14% 3,120
Illegal in all/most cases 28% 33% 25% 15% 1,914
Don't know 15% 32% 33% 21% 191

Generational cohort among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about abortion Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 3,120. 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% 14% 29% 33% 9% 1% 3,120
Illegal in all/most cases 18% 17% 26% 29% 10% 1% 1,914
Don't know 10% 12% 24% 36% 15% 3% 191

Gender composition among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about abortion Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 46% 54% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 45% 1,937
Don't know 53% 47% 194

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Views about abortion White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 3,132. 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% 10% 3% 13% 3% 3,132
Illegal in all/most cases 66% 9% 3% 19% 3% 1,914
Don't know 64% 11% 4% 19% 2% 185

Immigrant status among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about abortion Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 3,134. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 12% 11% 77% 3,134
Illegal in all/most cases 18% 8% 74% 1,917
Don't know 17% 11% 72% 190

Income distribution among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 2,833. 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% 20% 29% 22% 2,833
Illegal in all/most cases 39% 20% 25% 16% 1,690
Don't know 44% 22% 15% 19% 163

Educational distribution among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who have completed…

Views about abortion High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,153. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 36% 32% 19% 13% 3,153
Illegal in all/most cases 50% 31% 13% 7% 1,929
Don't know 54% 28% 11% 8% 194

Marital status among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about abortion Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 3,160. 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% 8% 13% 5% 27% 3,160
Illegal in all/most cases 48% 7% 12% 5% 28% 1,931
Don't know 41% 13% 12% 10% 25% 190

Parent of children under 18 among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about abortion Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 3,158. 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% 71% 3,158
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 67% 1,931
Don't know 17% 83% 194

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say they…

Views about abortion Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 56% 35% 6% < 1% 1% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 70% 27% 2% 1% < 1% < 1% 1,937
Don't know 66% 24% 6% 3% 1% < 1% 194

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say religion is…

Views about abortion Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 50% 12% 3% < 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 38% 4% 2% 1% 1,937
Don't know 52% 36% 7% 3% 2% 194

Attendance at religious services among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who attend religious services…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 50% 29% < 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 35% 45% 20% < 1% 1,937
Don't know 29% 44% 24% 2% 194

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who attend prayer group…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 9% 10% 71% < 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 18% 13% 11% 58% < 1% 1,937
Don't know 17% 9% 7% 66% 1% 194

Frequency of meditation among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who meditate…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Legal in all/most cases 32% 12% 6% 50% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 29% 10% 6% 54% 1% 1,937
Don't know 36% 13% 7% 39% 4% 194

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly 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 = 3,168. 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% 23% 14% 14% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 51% 21% 14% 12% 1% 1,937
Don't know 52% 16% 11% 18% 3% 194

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 19% 15% 26% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 38% 18% 16% 27% 1% 1,937
Don't know 41% 15% 14% 27% 3% 194

Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Views about abortion Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 58% 9% 2% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 33% 10% 46% 9% 2% 1,937
Don't know 27% 10% 47% 9% 8% 194

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say…

Views about abortion There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 74% 1% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 35% 62% 1% 1% 1,937
Don't know 27% 68% 3% 2% 194

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who read scripture…

Views about abortion At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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 14% 14% 14% 57% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 25% 16% 13% 45% < 1% 1,937
Don't know 26% 13% 17% 42% 2% 194

Interpreting scripture among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say the holy scripture is…

Views about abortion Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 35% 1% 40% 8% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 35% 38% 3% 19% 6% 1,937
Don't know 37% 22% 5% 17% 20% 194

Belief in Heaven among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who …in heaven

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 16% 7% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 87% 8% 5% 1,937
Don't know 75% 8% 18% 194

Belief in Hell among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who …in hell

Views about abortion Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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 55% 37% 8% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 72% 20% 8% 1,937
Don't know 56% 24% 21% 194

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who identify as…

Views about abortion Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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 30% 16% 54% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 51% 17% 32% 1,937
Don't know 32% 24% 45% 194

Political ideology among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who are…

Views about abortion Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 42% 29% 5% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 46% 31% 17% 5% 1,937
Don't know 40% 27% 21% 12% 194

Views about size of government among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who would rather have…

Views about abortion Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 45% 3% 3% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 40% 2% 2% 1,937
Don't know 46% 40% 3% 11% 194

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say government aid to the poor…

Views about abortion Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 56% 3% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 55% 40% 3% 2% 1,937
Don't know 45% 40% 7% 8% 194

Views about homosexuality among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say homosexuality…

Views about abortion Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 15% 3% 2% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 56% 36% 4% 3% 1,937
Don't know 49% 31% 7% 13% 194

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who …same-sex marriage

Views about abortion Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 22% 6% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 44% 48% 8% 1,937
Don't know 40% 36% 24% 194

Views about environmental regulation among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say…

Views about abortion Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 66% 2% 1% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 49% 46% 1% 3% 1,937
Don't know 39% 48% 5% 8% 194

Views about human evolution among adults who pray weekly by views about abortion

% of adults who pray weekly who say humans…

Views about abortion Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,168. 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% 32% 4% 22% 2% 3,168
Illegal in all/most cases 22% 33% 4% 37% 5% 1,937
Don't know 23% 25% 7% 33% 11% 194