Immigrant status among baby Boomers by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among baby Boomers by immigrant status

% of baby Boomers who are…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 4,715. 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% 5% 84% 4,715
Philosophy/reason 13% 9% 78% 1,297
Common sense 10% 7% 83% 5,535
Science 24% 9% 68% 1,013
Don't know 14% 5% 81% 369

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