Views about abortion among Mainline Protestants who are silent by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious family among Mainline Protestants who are silent by views about abortion

% of Mainline Protestants who are silent who say abortion should be…

Religious familyLegal in all/most casesIllegal in all/most casesDon't knowSample size
Baptist Family (Mainline Trad.)55%40%5%110
Episcopalian/Anglican Family (Mainline Trad.)65%27%7%194
Lutheran Family (Mainline Trad.)62%33%5%219
Methodist Family (Mainline Trad.)58%35%7%505
Presbyterian Family (Mainline Trad.)65%30%5%192
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.

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