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

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year 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 23% 13% 52% 12% 1% 494
Florida 24% 9% 51% 14% 2% 248
Georgia 33% 4% 52% 9% 2% 104
Illinois 34% 10% 39% 16% 1% 192
Massachusetts 14% 6% 67% 12% 1% 100
Michigan 24% 9% 52% 10% 5% 135
New Jersey 20% 9% 61% 8% 2% 128
New York 18% 13% 58% 10% 2% 263
North Carolina 29% 13% 47% 9% 2% 127
Ohio 29% 8% 52% 8% 2% 143
Pennsylvania 23% 10% 56% 11% 1% 181
Texas 40% 10% 39% 10% 1% 312
Virginia 28% 7% 55% 7% 3% 113

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