Frequency of participation in prayer, scripture study or religious education groups among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by attendance at prayer groups

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who attend prayer group…

Religious tradition At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Buddhist 11% 13% 12% 63% < 1% 111
Catholic 11% 7% 9% 73% < 1% 3,428
Evangelical Protestant 23% 13% 11% 52% 1% 2,407
Historically Black Protestant 34% 15% 10% 41% < 1% 751
Jewish 10% 7% 10% 73% < 1% 414
Mainline Protestant 12% 7% 8% 72% 1% 2,990
Mormon 44% 10% 7% 39% < 1% 162
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 3% 3% 3% 91% < 1% 4,142

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