January 17, 2007

Evangelical Support for Stem Cell Research

44%

That’s the percentage of white evangelicals who express support for continuing stem cell research. Although less than half still oppose such research, the latest number represents a 12-point increase over the past year and is easily the highest level of support recorded among evangelicals in the past five years.

Fewer than half of all white evangelicals (44%) express support for continuing stem cell research, but this represents a 12-point increase over the past year and is easily the highest level of support recorded among evangelicals in the past five years. Support for continuing stem cell research is highest among mainline Protestants and secular individuals. Among both groups, about seven-in-10 favor continuing stem cell research. Read More