Azerbaijan is the only country where fewer than a quarter (23%) say terminating a pregnancy is immoral.
By contrast, few Muslims say that abortion is morally acceptable.
Most Muslims surveyed say that drinking alcohol is morally wrong.
At least half of Muslims in all the countries surveyed in sub-Saharan Africa accept that personal morality is based on belief in God.
The survey asked Muslims around the world if they considered a range of behaviors to be morally wrong, morally acceptable or not a moral issue.
Respondents also could volunteer that “it depends on the situation” or that they don’t know.
For example, in nearly all countries surveyed, a majority says it is necessary to believe in God to be a moral person.
There also is widespread agreement that some behaviors – including drinking alcohol, sex outside marriage, homosexuality and committing suicide – are immoral.