Parent of children under 18 among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by marital status (2014) Switch to: Marital status among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by parental status

% of who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who are…

Marital status Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Married 43% 57% 1,576
Living with a partner 36% 64% 257
Divorced/separated 29% 71% 377
Widowed 4% 96% 174
Never married 11% 89% 794

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