Sources of guidance on right and wrong among older Millennials

% of older Millennials who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Survey year Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,128. 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.
2014 26% 13% 48% 11% 2% 4,128
2007 24% 13% 53% 8% 2% 3,087

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Sources of guidance on right and wrong among older Millennials by religious group

% of older Millennials who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Religious tradition Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know 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 23% 10% 49% 15% 2% 648
Evangelical Protestant 54% 8% 32% 3% 2% 866
Historically Black Protestant 46% 9% 42% 3% < 1% 216
Mainline Protestant 22% 13% 56% 6% 2% 440
Mormon 61% 6% 31% 1% 2% 108
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 8% 18% 56% 16% 2% 1,430

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who are ages…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 51% 49% < 1% < 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 61% 39% < 1% < 1% 580
Common sense 58% 42% < 1% < 1% 1,921
Science 59% 41% < 1% < 1% 483

Gender composition among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 42% 58% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 55% 45% 580
Common sense 51% 49% 1,921
Science 58% 42% 483

Racial and ethnic composition among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who identify as…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 1,042. 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.
Religion 53% 19% 3% 21% 4% 1,042
Philosophy/reason 61% 10% 7% 17% 5% 577
Common sense 59% 12% 6% 17% 5% 1,907
Science 54% 7% 10% 25% 3% 479

Immigrant status among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 1,039. 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.
Religion 22% 8% 70% 1,039
Philosophy/reason 19% 12% 69% 573
Common sense 15% 11% 74% 1,896
Science 30% 12% 58% 474

Income distribution among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who have a household income of…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 964. 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.
Religion 41% 24% 27% 7% 964
Philosophy/reason 41% 22% 25% 12% 546
Common sense 39% 25% 25% 12% 1,804
Science 40% 22% 24% 14% 455

Educational distribution among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who have completed…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 1,053. 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.
Religion 35% 36% 19% 10% 1,053
Philosophy/reason 23% 37% 27% 13% 580
Common sense 32% 37% 21% 10% 1,917
Science 26% 27% 27% 20% 483

Marital status among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. 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.
Religion 50% 9% 8% < 1% 33% 1,050
Philosophy/reason 32% 17% 7% < 1% 44% 579
Common sense 35% 17% 7% < 1% 41% 1,919
Science 29% 18% 5% < 1% 48% 480

Parent of children under 18 among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 1,050. 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.
Religion 59% 41% 1,050
Philosophy/reason 33% 67% 579
Common sense 45% 55% 1,915
Science 36% 64% 483

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say they…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 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 = 1,055. 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.
Religion 85% 12% 2% < 1% 1% < 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 39% 26% 11% 1% 19% 4% 580
Common sense 47% 26% 8% 1% 14% 4% 1,921
Science 25% 25% 13% < 1% 33% 3% 483

Importance of religion in one's life among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say religion is…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Very important Somewhat important Not too important Not at all important Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 87% 10% 2% 1% < 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 25% 34% 19% 21% 1% 580
Common sense 29% 35% 18% 17% < 1% 1,921
Science 24% 26% 21% 29% < 1% 483

Attendance at religious services among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who attend religious services…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 61% 27% 11% 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 14% 41% 45% < 1% 580
Common sense 15% 39% 45% < 1% 1,921
Science 9% 35% 56% < 1% 483

Frequency of prayer among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who pray…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 80% 13% 3% 4% < 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 35% 17% 7% 41% < 1% 580
Common sense 34% 18% 9% 38% < 1% 1,921
Science 24% 14% 10% 53% < 1% 483

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who attend prayer group…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 43% 15% 10% 31% < 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 10% 8% 7% 75% < 1% 580
Common sense 9% 8% 8% 75% < 1% 1,921
Science 6% 7% 7% 80% < 1% 483

Frequency of meditation among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who meditate…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 46% 8% 3% 41% 2% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 35% 13% 5% 45% 1% 580
Common sense 27% 10% 5% 58% < 1% 1,921
Science 23% 11% 5% 61% < 1% 483

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 75% 12% 6% 5% 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 50% 17% 12% 20% 1% 580
Common sense 45% 20% 12% 22% 1% 1,921
Science 37% 19% 12% 30% 1% 483

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 42% 17% 15% 26% 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 57% 17% 13% 13% < 1% 580
Common sense 40% 20% 15% 25% 1% 1,921
Science 50% 16% 14% 20% < 1% 483

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 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 = 1,055. 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.
Religion 45% 52% 1% 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 23% 75% 2% 1% 580
Common sense 21% 77% 1% < 1% 1,921
Science 19% 80% < 1% 1% 483

Frequency of reading scripture among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who read scripture…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 65% 11% 6% 18% 1% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 18% 14% 9% 59% < 1% 580
Common sense 17% 10% 9% 63% < 1% 1,921
Science 9% 7% 7% 76% < 1% 483

Interpreting scripture among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say the holy scripture is…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 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 = 1,055. 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.
Religion 51% 35% 3% 7% 4% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 8% 23% 1% 60% 8% 580
Common sense 14% 24% 1% 51% 9% 1,921
Science 15% 13% < 1% 67% 5% 483

Belief in Heaven among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who …in heaven

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 90% 6% 4% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 52% 38% 10% 580
Common sense 64% 30% 6% 1,921
Science 44% 51% 5% 483

Belief in Hell among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who …in hell

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 80% 15% 5% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 41% 51% 8% 580
Common sense 50% 43% 7% 1,921
Science 36% 58% 6% 483

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who identify as…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 44% 23% 34% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 25% 23% 52% 580
Common sense 30% 22% 48% 1,921
Science 19% 20% 60% 483

Political ideology among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 46% 29% 16% 9% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 16% 35% 45% 4% 580
Common sense 20% 40% 31% 10% 1,921
Science 17% 32% 47% 3% 483

Views about size of government among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who would rather have…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 47% 46% 3% 4% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 41% 51% 3% 5% 580
Common sense 47% 47% 2% 3% 1,921
Science 31% 63% 4% 2% 483

Views about government aid to the poor among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say government aid to the poor…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 48% 46% 5% 2% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 30% 65% 5% 1% 580
Common sense 42% 52% 4% 2% 1,921
Science 34% 64% 2% 1% 483

Views about abortion among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say abortion should be…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Legal in all/most cases Illegal in all/most cases Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 29% 68% 3% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 68% 29% 2% 580
Common sense 64% 34% 3% 1,921
Science 69% 28% 3% 483

Views about homosexuality among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say homosexuality…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Should be accepted Should be discouraged Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 42% 49% 5% 4% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 85% 12% 2% 1% 580
Common sense 80% 14% 3% 3% 1,921
Science 83% 14% 1% 3% 483

Views about same-sex marriage among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who …same-sex marriage

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,055. 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.
Religion 34% 59% 7% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 85% 13% 2% 580
Common sense 76% 19% 5% 1,921
Science 81% 14% 6% 483

Views about environmental regulation among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 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 = 1,055. 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.
Religion 39% 56% 2% 3% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 23% 73% 2% 3% 580
Common sense 33% 62% 3% 2% 1,921
Science 25% 73% 1% 2% 483

Views about human evolution among older Millennials by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of older Millennials who say humans…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 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 = 1,055. 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.
Religion 11% 32% 2% 52% 2% 1,055
Philosophy/reason 54% 27% 3% 12% 3% 580
Common sense 48% 26% 5% 20% 3% 1,921
Science 66% 16% 3% 13% 1% 483