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

% of adults in the Northeast 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 = 1,368. 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 38% 21% 25% 15% 1,368
Philosophy/reason 25% 17% 29% 30% 708
Common sense 31% 19% 27% 23% 2,695
Science 29% 16% 27% 28% 612
Don't know 26% 24% 28% 23% 130

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