Sources of guidance on right and wrong among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 1,504. 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 32% 11% 45% 9% 3% 1,504
2007 28% 10% 54% 3% 5% 767

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Sources of guidance on right and wrong among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by religious group

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 32% 8% 43% 11% 6% 164
Evangelical Protestant 54% 7% 35% 2% 3% 518
Mainline Protestant 29% 13% 51% 5% 2% 223
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 8% 16% 57% 16% 2% 365

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are ages…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 468. 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 20% 39% 29% 12% 468
Philosophy/reason 47% 32% 16% 5% 165
Common sense 30% 34% 27% 8% 646
Science 37% 39% 12% 11% 133

Generational cohort among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 468. 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 14% 13% 33% 33% 8% 1% 468
Philosophy/reason 29% 24% 26% 17% 3% < 1% 165
Common sense 19% 21% 25% 29% 6% < 1% 646
Science 30% 15% 32% 15% 8% < 1% 133

Gender composition among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Men Women Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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 37% 63% 479
Philosophy/reason 60% 40% 170
Common sense 49% 51% 655
Science 52% 48% 135

Immigrant status among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 470. 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 7% 7% 86% 470
Philosophy/reason 9% 16% 76% 166
Common sense 7% 13% 80% 641
Science 9% 13% 78% 131

Income distribution among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 423. 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% 25% 20% 13% 423
Philosophy/reason 40% 20% 16% 24% 154
Common sense 46% 23% 20% 12% 585
Science 43% 14% 22% 21% 127

Educational distribution among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who have completed…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 476. 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 37% 43% 12% 8% 476
Philosophy/reason 30% 39% 18% 13% 170
Common sense 41% 39% 14% 6% 652
Science 32% 34% 16% 17% 134

Marital status among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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% 6% 18% 5% 27% 479
Philosophy/reason 27% 12% 10% 3% 47% 169
Common sense 36% 11% 14% 6% 33% 652
Science 38% 12% 8% 3% 40% 135

Parent of children under 18 among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 478. 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% 71% 478
Philosophy/reason 28% 72% 169
Common sense 30% 70% 655
Science 32% 68% 134

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 92% 6% 2% < 1% < 1% < 1% 479
Philosophy/reason 41% 32% 10% < 1% 14% 4% 170
Common sense 59% 23% 5% 1% 9% 3% 655
Science 41% 17% 7% 2% 28% 6% 135

Importance of religion in one's life among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 86% 12% 1% 1% < 1% 479
Philosophy/reason 34% 27% 20% 19% < 1% 170
Common sense 40% 34% 11% 13% 1% 655
Science 25% 23% 26% 23% 2% 135

Attendance at religious services among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 24% 17% < 1% 479
Philosophy/reason 18% 39% 42% < 1% 170
Common sense 22% 35% 41% 1% 655
Science 17% 37% 47% < 1% 135

Frequency of prayer among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who pray…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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% 9% 2% 2% 1% 479
Philosophy/reason 45% 17% 8% 30% < 1% 170
Common sense 53% 16% 6% 25% 1% 655
Science 34% 10% 5% 48% 2% 135

Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 10% 10% 31% < 1% 479
Philosophy/reason 11% 9% 10% 68% 2% 170
Common sense 15% 7% 8% 70% 1% 655
Science 15% 4% 3% 76% 2% 135

Frequency of meditation among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 8% 1% 31% 2% 479
Philosophy/reason 45% 15% 4% 36% < 1% 170
Common sense 41% 9% 5% 45% < 1% 655
Science 32% 7% 3% 55% 3% 135

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 79% 11% 3% 6% 2% 479
Philosophy/reason 63% 12% 5% 18% 2% 170
Common sense 58% 15% 9% 18% 1% 655
Science 54% 16% 7% 21% 1% 135

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 15% 7% 25% 2% 479
Philosophy/reason 66% 8% 15% 11% < 1% 170
Common sense 51% 16% 11% 22% 1% 655
Science 52% 15% 10% 21% 2% 135

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 56% 2% 1% 479
Philosophy/reason 26% 70% 4% < 1% 170
Common sense 26% 72% 1% 2% 655
Science 11% 87% < 1% 1% 135

Frequency of reading scripture among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 71% 8% 4% 15% 2% 479
Philosophy/reason 29% 11% 9% 50% < 1% 170
Common sense 27% 10% 11% 53% < 1% 655
Science 16% 8% 10% 66% < 1% 135

Interpreting scripture among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 34% 7% 5% 4% 479
Philosophy/reason 11% 28% < 1% 50% 11% 170
Common sense 18% 23% 1% 48% 10% 655
Science 11% 21% 2% 54% 12% 135

Belief in Heaven among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who …in heaven

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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 89% 6% 6% 479
Philosophy/reason 48% 37% 15% 170
Common sense 66% 22% 12% 655
Science 50% 45% 5% 135

Belief in Hell among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who …in hell

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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 77% 16% 7% 479
Philosophy/reason 38% 50% 12% 170
Common sense 53% 35% 12% 655
Science 35% 57% 7% 135

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who identify as…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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 36% 25% 39% 479
Philosophy/reason 17% 20% 63% 170
Common sense 24% 26% 49% 655
Science 21% 22% 57% 135

Political ideology among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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% 31% 16% 12% 479
Philosophy/reason 12% 44% 37% 7% 170
Common sense 26% 37% 27% 10% 655
Science 15% 25% 51% 9% 135

Views about size of government among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 40% 5% 5% 479
Philosophy/reason 49% 41% 5% 5% 170
Common sense 45% 45% 5% 5% 655
Science 35% 56% 3% 6% 135

Views about government aid to the poor among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 53% 5% 3% 479
Philosophy/reason 23% 70% 5% 2% 170
Common sense 38% 55% 4% 3% 655
Science 26% 70% 2% 2% 135

Views about abortion among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 38% 59% 3% 479
Philosophy/reason 71% 28% < 1% 170
Common sense 66% 27% 7% 655
Science 74% 22% 4% 135

Views about homosexuality among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 40% 50% 5% 6% 479
Philosophy/reason 81% 12% 5% 3% 170
Common sense 69% 21% 4% 5% 655
Science 86% 11% < 1% 3% 135

Views about same-sex marriage among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities who …same-sex marriage

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 479. 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 30% 62% 8% 479
Philosophy/reason 77% 20% 4% 170
Common sense 64% 26% 10% 655
Science 77% 19% 4% 135

Views about environmental regulation among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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% 52% 2% 5% 479
Philosophy/reason 18% 76% 4% 2% 170
Common sense 34% 60% 4% 2% 655
Science 21% 75% 2% 2% 135

Views about human evolution among other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of other/mixed non-Hispanic ethnicities 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 = 479. 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 8% 29% 1% 57% 5% 479
Philosophy/reason 55% 28% 5% 10% 1% 170
Common sense 36% 26% 5% 29% 3% 655
Science 72% 8% 4% 14% 2% 135