Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Florida

% of adults in Florida 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 = 2,020. 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 31% 11% 48% 8% 2% 2,020
2007 30% 9% 52% 6% 4% 1,694

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Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults in Florida by religious group

% of adults in Florida 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 31% 10% 49% 8% 2% 428
Evangelical Protestant 54% 8% 34% 3% 2% 461
Historically Black Protestant 50% 3% 41% 3% 2% 130
Mainline Protestant 25% 12% 52% 7% 4% 338
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 11% 14% 59% 15% 1% 446

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DemographicInformation

Age distribution among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are ages…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 623. 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% 29% 30% 26% 623
Philosophy/reason 29% 29% 23% 18% 220
Common sense 22% 31% 25% 22% 912
Science 21% 37% 19% 24% 178

Generational cohort among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 623. 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 10% 10% 24% 37% 17% 2% 623
Philosophy/reason 17% 17% 24% 29% 12% < 1% 220
Common sense 14% 12% 27% 32% 12% 3% 912
Science 14% 11% 32% 25% 15% 3% 178

Gender composition among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Men Women 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.
Religion 42% 58% 632
Philosophy/reason 57% 43% 228
Common sense 51% 49% 933
Science 55% 45% 178

Racial and ethnic composition among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who identify as…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 626. 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 54% 19% 1% 23% 3% 626
Philosophy/reason 59% 6% 2% 30% 4% 224
Common sense 65% 13% 1% 17% 3% 921
Science 54% 7% 2% 35% 2% 176

Immigrant status among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 620. 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 24% 8% 68% 620
Philosophy/reason 28% 15% 57% 222
Common sense 17% 15% 68% 921
Science 37% 15% 48% 175

Income distribution among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 541. 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% 22% 26% 14% 541
Philosophy/reason 35% 19% 28% 17% 193
Common sense 36% 24% 22% 18% 799
Science 38% 22% 24% 16% 161

Educational distribution among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who have completed…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree 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.
Religion 47% 31% 14% 8% 627
Philosophy/reason 35% 30% 18% 16% 226
Common sense 42% 34% 14% 9% 926
Science 36% 27% 21% 16% 177

Marital status among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 630. 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% 4% 15% 9% 18% 630
Philosophy/reason 41% 9% 17% 4% 30% 228
Common sense 42% 9% 15% 7% 26% 928
Science 47% 12% 15% 5% 22% 178

Parent of children under 18 among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Parents Non-parents Sample Size
Sample size = 630. 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 27% 73% 630
Philosophy/reason 22% 78% 227
Common sense 25% 75% 928
Science 32% 68% 178

BeliefsandPractices

Belief in God among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 88% 9% 1% 1% < 1% 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 47% 27% 5% 1% 18% 2% 228
Common sense 57% 22% 7% 1% 11% 2% 933
Science 36% 24% 7% < 1% 28% 4% 178

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

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 87% 11% 1% < 1% < 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 36% 31% 12% 21% < 1% 228
Common sense 38% 32% 16% 13% 1% 933
Science 28% 24% 18% 29% < 1% 178

Attendance at religious services among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 64% 26% 9% 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 21% 39% 40% 1% 228
Common sense 23% 37% 40% < 1% 933
Science 15% 33% 52% < 1% 178

Frequency of prayer among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who pray…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong At least daily Weekly Monthly Seldom/never Don't know 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.
Religion 84% 10% 3% 3% < 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 44% 17% 6% 32% 1% 228
Common sense 46% 16% 8% 29% 1% 933
Science 29% 19% 7% 44% 1% 178

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

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 47% 10% 9% 33% 2% 632
Philosophy/reason 15% 7% 9% 69% < 1% 228
Common sense 14% 6% 8% 72% 1% 933
Science 14% 5% 3% 77% < 1% 178

Frequency of meditation among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 57% 7% 2% 32% 3% 632
Philosophy/reason 44% 11% 4% 40% 1% 228
Common sense 34% 9% 4% 52% 1% 933
Science 33% 12% 4% 51% 1% 178

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 78% 11% 5% 6% < 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 55% 14% 7% 23% 1% 228
Common sense 54% 14% 12% 19% 2% 933
Science 53% 14% 7% 24% 1% 178

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 51% 14% 9% 23% 3% 632
Philosophy/reason 56% 16% 10% 17% < 1% 228
Common sense 42% 15% 13% 29% 2% 933
Science 39% 18% 21% 22% 1% 178

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 49% 49% 1% 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 24% 73% 2% 1% 228
Common sense 25% 73% 2% < 1% 933
Science 18% 80% 1% 1% 178

Frequency of reading scripture among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 60% 13% 8% 19% 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 28% 9% 7% 56% 1% 228
Common sense 24% 10% 11% 55% 1% 933
Science 18% 12% 2% 67% < 1% 178

Interpreting scripture among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 60% 25% 5% 6% 4% 632
Philosophy/reason 11% 29% 2% 51% 8% 228
Common sense 20% 25% 2% 45% 8% 933
Science 14% 18% < 1% 60% 8% 178

Belief in Heaven among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who …in heaven

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Believe Don't believe Other/don't know 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.
Religion 87% 8% 5% 632
Philosophy/reason 56% 34% 11% 228
Common sense 67% 26% 8% 933
Science 47% 47% 6% 178

Belief in Hell among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who …in hell

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Believe Don't believe Other/don't know 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.
Religion 80% 14% 6% 632
Philosophy/reason 43% 48% 8% 228
Common sense 49% 42% 8% 933
Science 36% 61% 3% 178

SocialandPoliticalViews

Party affiliation among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who identify as…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. 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.
Religion 46% 20% 34% 632
Philosophy/reason 28% 22% 49% 228
Common sense 35% 18% 47% 933
Science 26% 12% 62% 178

Political ideology among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Conservative Moderate Liberal Don't know 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.
Religion 56% 23% 14% 7% 632
Philosophy/reason 26% 30% 36% 9% 228
Common sense 30% 36% 26% 8% 933
Science 22% 34% 41% 4% 178

Views about size of government among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 50% 42% 4% 4% 632
Philosophy/reason 46% 47% 4% 2% 228
Common sense 47% 46% 3% 4% 933
Science 38% 59% < 1% 3% 178

Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 49% 45% 5% 1% 632
Philosophy/reason 38% 56% 6% 1% 228
Common sense 48% 47% 3% 2% 933
Science 34% 62% 3% 1% 178

Views about abortion among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 33% 62% 5% 632
Philosophy/reason 70% 26% 4% 228
Common sense 66% 30% 4% 933
Science 73% 23% 3% 178

Views about homosexuality among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 42% 48% 5% 6% 632
Philosophy/reason 80% 12% 6% 2% 228
Common sense 72% 22% 4% 3% 933
Science 81% 15% 2% 1% 178

Views about same-sex marriage among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida who …same-sex marriage

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know 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.
Religion 28% 63% 8% 632
Philosophy/reason 69% 20% 11% 228
Common sense 62% 29% 8% 933
Science 71% 24% 5% 178

Views about environmental regulation among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 48% 48% 2% 3% 632
Philosophy/reason 27% 68% 1% 4% 228
Common sense 36% 59% 2% 3% 933
Science 32% 66% 2% < 1% 178

Views about human evolution among adults in Florida by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults in Florida 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 = 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.
Religion 11% 25% 2% 57% 5% 632
Philosophy/reason 43% 26% 6% 19% 6% 228
Common sense 38% 29% 4% 25% 3% 933
Science 63% 15% 3% 17% 2% 178