Educational distribution among 50-64 year olds by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among 50-64 year olds by educational group

% of 50-64 year olds who have completed…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 3,775. 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% 31% 15% 9% 3,775
Philosophy/reason 26% 28% 24% 22% 1,036
Common sense 45% 31% 15% 10% 4,356
Science 34% 21% 24% 20% 804
Don't know 34% 31% 21% 14% 290

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