Percentage of Americans who believe that in cases of incurable disease, doctors should be allowed to “assist the patient to commit suicide”: 51

Percentage who believe those doctors should be allowed to “end the patient’s life by some painless means”: 70


Percentage of Americans who believe “gun control laws” should be stricter: 47

Percentage who believe “the laws covering the sale of firearms” should be stricter: 55


Percentage of Americans who believe “having a baby outside of marriage” is morally wrong: 36

Percentage who believe “an unmarried woman having a baby” is morally wrong: 26


Sources: Gallup; CBS News/The Wall Street Journal