Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe once or twice a month who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

State Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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California 25% 15% 45% 13% 2% 561
Florida 29% 11% 48% 10% 2% 295
Georgia 49% 5% 36% 9% 1% 138
Illinois 26% 12% 50% 10% 2% 207
Indiana 35% 5% 48% 12% < 1% 101
Massachusetts 10% 18% 45% 26% 1% 100
Michigan 34% 10% 42% 13% 1% 170
Missouri 33% 16% 36% 10% 5% 110
New Jersey 21% 15% 52% 10% 1% 135
New York 25% 13% 49% 10% 3% 290
North Carolina 44% 5% 44% 7% < 1% 189
Ohio 30% 11% 51% 5% 2% 191
Pennsylvania 35% 6% 48% 10% 1% 246
Tennessee 49% 6% 42% 2% 1% 102
Texas 40% 8% 41% 9% 3% 403
Virginia 35% 18% 39% 5% 3% 152
Washington 25% 14% 49% 10% 2% 112
Wisconsin 27% 9% 47% 13% 3% 108

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