Income distribution among moderates by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among moderates by household income

% of moderates who have a household income of…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 2,703. 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 37% 21% 27% 15% 2,703
Philosophy/reason 28% 19% 26% 26% 1,247
Common sense 33% 21% 27% 19% 5,103
Science 26% 20% 28% 25% 1,003
Don't know 29% 22% 29% 20% 243

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