Views about abortion among Christians by frequency of reading scripture (2014) Switch to: Frequency of reading scripture among Christians by views about abortion

% of Christians who say abortion should be…

Frequency of reading scriptureLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
At least once a week31%65%4%11,262
Once or twice a month48%49%3%2,896
Several times a year54%41%5%2,225
Don't know32%47%21%203
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