Income distribution 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 household income

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who have a household income of…

Religious tradition Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
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Buddhist 40% 21% 30% 9% 100
Catholic 33% 20% 27% 20% 2,929
Evangelical Protestant 38% 23% 26% 13% 2,124
Historically Black Protestant 54% 23% 16% 7% 686
Jewish 15% 17% 26% 43% 346
Mainline Protestant 29% 19% 29% 24% 2,574
Mormon 30% 20% 33% 17% 145
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 33% 21% 26% 19% 3,731

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