Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among independents and those who don't lean to either party by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among independents and those who don't lean to either party by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of independents and those who don't lean to either party 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 = 1,786. 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 76% 10% 5% 7% 2% 1,786
Philosophy/reason 56% 12% 11% 18% 3% 544
Common sense 48% 15% 10% 24% 3% 2,555
Science 46% 12% 11% 28% 3% 471
Don't know 65% 6% 5% 14% 9% 302

Learn More: At least once a week, Once or twice a month, Several times a year, Seldom/never