Local Opinion: Hungarians In Favour Of Euthanasia & Abortion, Not So Keen On Capital Punishment

  • 2 Nov 2017 7:46 AM
Local Opinion: Hungarians In Favour Of Euthanasia & Abortion, Not So Keen On Capital Punishment
Some 71% of Hungarians support euthanasia, according to a poll conducted by Závecz Research in co-operation with Index website. Only 21% oppose it and 6% did not express an opinion.

Abortion is backed by even more people, as 78% of the respondents said a woman has the right to make such a decision. Of those polled, 19% rejected it and 3% would not or could not answer the question.

Regarding capital punishment, 24% of the respondents would approve it unconditionally, a further 52% would approve it in the event of a severe crime while 21% would oppose it. Three percent declined to respond.


Source: Hungary Around the Clock

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