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Most Americans favor abortion being legal to some degree, but there is wide disagreement about the extent.

Learn what percentage of Americans have been victimized by any of seven types of conventional crime in the past year, and what the rate is for violent crime.

As the number of states legalizing marijuana rises, what percentage of Americans report smoking it?

A slow economy, unpopular military engagement, labor strife and a corruption scandal combined to give this president the all-time lowest job approval rating.

Christmas is everywhere you turn during the holiday season, but is it for everyone?

George W. Bush registered the highest presidential job approval rating in any Gallup poll.

Polling shows that almost all Americans have a positive view of "small business." But does that mean they don't like "big business?"

Measuring Americans' faith in God depends on the threshold of "belief."

E-cigarettes are an increasingly popular alternative to tobacco products, especially among young adults -- but how many Americans vape regularly?

Many Americans may enjoy the vegetarian options now available in restaurants, grocery stores and on airplanes. But how many true vegetarians are there?

Learn what percentage of Americans invests in the stock market in this short answer from Gallup.

Read Gallup's short answer to this common question about U.S. labor union membership, including what percentage of government vs. private-sector workers belongs to a union.

Read Gallup's short answer to this common question about gun ownership, including what percentages of major demographic subgroups own guns.