Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Nothing in particulars (religion important) by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of Nothing in particulars (religion important) 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
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Religion 34% 62% 2% 1% 352
Philosophy/reason 23% 73% 3% 1% 277
Common sense 26% 71% 1% 1% 1,127
Science 15% 84% < 1% 1% 194

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