Immigrant status among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Religious tradition Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 0. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Catholic 45% 15% 40% 623
Evangelical Protestant 20% 9% 71% 249
Jewish 5% 27% 67% 124
Mainline Protestant 11% 6% 83% 418
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 13% 67% 1,371

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are ages…

Immigrant status 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 627. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 24% 47% 20% 8% 627
Second generation 41% 30% 14% 14% 378
Third generation or higher 29% 35% 22% 14% 2,112

Generational cohort among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 627. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 14% 20% 37% 22% 6% < 1% 627
Second generation 32% 16% 24% 17% 10% 2% 378
Third generation or higher 18% 17% 29% 27% 9% 1% 2,112

Gender composition among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 58% 42% 636
Second generation 58% 42% 383
Third generation or higher 56% 44% 2,144

Racial and ethnic composition among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who identify as…

Immigrant status White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 629. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 18% 4% 21% 56% 1% 629
Second generation 46% 4% 11% 35% 4% 379
Third generation or higher 82% 8% 1% 4% 5% 2,119

Income distribution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who have a household income of…

Immigrant status Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 553. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 44% 21% 17% 18% 553
Second generation 35% 18% 22% 26% 340
Third generation or higher 26% 18% 29% 27% 1,936

Educational distribution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who have completed…

Immigrant status High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 632. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 47% 19% 16% 18% 632
Second generation 37% 26% 24% 14% 383
Third generation or higher 28% 29% 24% 19% 2,133

Marital status among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 632. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 48% 11% 11% 2% 28% 632
Second generation 32% 10% 6% 5% 47% 379
Third generation or higher 45% 8% 12% 4% 31% 2,131

Parent of children under 18 among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 633. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 40% 60% 633
Second generation 22% 78% 382
Third generation or higher 26% 74% 2,138

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say they…

Immigrant status Believe in God; absolutely certain Believe in God; fairly certain Believe in God; not too/not at all certain Believe in God; don't know Do not believe in God Other/don't know if they believe in God Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 36% 32% 10% 1% 19% 1% 636
Second generation 26% 25% 9% < 1% 37% 3% 383
Third generation or higher 32% 24% 10% < 1% 29% 4% 2,144

Importance of religion in one's life among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say religion is…

Immigrant status Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 39% 29% 12% 20% < 1% 636
Second generation 21% 26% 20% 33% < 1% 383
Third generation or higher 22% 27% 20% 31% < 1% 2,144

Attendance at religious services among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who attend religious services…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 22% 39% 39% 1% 636
Second generation 16% 30% 54% < 1% 383
Third generation or higher 13% 34% 52% 1% 2,144

Frequency of prayer among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who pray…

Immigrant status At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 36% 19% 8% 37% < 1% 636
Second generation 25% 14% 7% 54% 1% 383
Third generation or higher 26% 15% 7% 51% < 1% 2,144

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who attend prayer group…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 15% 11% 11% 63% < 1% 636
Second generation 7% 7% 8% 78% < 1% 383
Third generation or higher 8% 5% 5% 81% < 1% 2,144

Frequency of meditation among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who meditate…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 40% 10% 6% 40% 3% 636
Second generation 22% 10% 4% 63% 1% 383
Third generation or higher 27% 10% 5% 57% 1% 2,144

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 50% 12% 16% 20% 3% 636
Second generation 43% 13% 11% 33% 1% 383
Third generation or higher 41% 19% 11% 28% 1% 2,144

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 39% 16% 20% 24% 1% 636
Second generation 50% 10% 12% 25% 2% 383
Third generation or higher 50% 18% 12% 19% < 1% 2,144

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say…

Immigrant status There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 25% 72% 1% 2% 636
Second generation 20% 78% 1% 1% 383
Third generation or higher 20% 78% 1% 1% 2,144

Frequency of reading scripture among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who read scripture…

Immigrant status At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 19% 9% 12% 59% 2% 636
Second generation 11% 7% 9% 73% < 1% 383
Third generation or higher 11% 8% 8% 73% < 1% 2,144

Interpreting scripture among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say the holy scripture is…

Immigrant status Word of God; should be taken literally Word of God; not everything taken literally Word of God; other/don't know Not the word of God Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 28% 15% 2% 50% 6% 636
Second generation 13% 17% < 1% 64% 6% 383
Third generation or higher 11% 17% 1% 65% 6% 2,144

Belief in Heaven among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …in heaven

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 55% 39% 6% 636
Second generation 45% 49% 6% 383
Third generation or higher 47% 46% 7% 2,144

Belief in Hell among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …in hell

Immigrant status Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 43% 50% 6% 636
Second generation 35% 58% 6% 383
Third generation or higher 34% 60% 6% 2,144

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who identify as…

Immigrant status Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 21% 24% 55% 636
Second generation 18% 15% 67% 383
Third generation or higher 26% 15% 59% 2,144

Political ideology among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Immigrant status Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 24% 32% 38% 6% 636
Second generation 17% 36% 42% 5% 383
Third generation or higher 22% 35% 40% 3% 2,144

Views about size of government among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who would rather have…

Immigrant status Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 27% 69% 2% 2% 636
Second generation 39% 57% 2% 2% 383
Third generation or higher 44% 50% 3% 3% 2,144

Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say government aid to the poor…

Immigrant status Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 38% 57% 2% 2% 636
Second generation 31% 65% 3% 2% 383
Third generation or higher 33% 63% 3% 1% 2,144

Views about abortion among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say abortion should be…

Immigrant status Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 59% 38% 3% 636
Second generation 72% 23% 5% 383
Third generation or higher 76% 21% 3% 2,144

Views about homosexuality among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say homosexuality…

Immigrant status Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 76% 20% 2% 2% 636
Second generation 84% 13% 1% 3% 383
Third generation or higher 83% 13% 2% 2% 2,144

Views about same-sex marriage among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who …same-sex marriage

Immigrant status Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 66% 27% 7% 636
Second generation 81% 15% 4% 383
Third generation or higher 77% 18% 4% 2,144

Views about environmental regulation among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say…

Immigrant status Stricter environmental laws and regulations cost too many jobs and hurt the economy Stricter environmental laws and regulations are worth the cost Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 28% 66% 2% 4% 636
Second generation 27% 70% 2% 2% 383
Third generation or higher 26% 72% 1% 1% 2,144

Views about human evolution among adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by immigrant status

% of adults who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say humans…

Immigrant status Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 636. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.
Immigrants 52% 18% 4% 24% 2% 636
Second generation 68% 14% 2% 16% 1% 383
Third generation or higher 66% 16% 3% 13% 2% 2,144