Parent of children under 18 among who say science is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by political ideology (2014) Switch to: Political ideology 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…

Political ideology Parents Non-parents Sample Size
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Conservative 31% 69% 634
Moderate 30% 70% 1,115
Liberal 29% 71% 1,331
Don't know 16% 84% 119

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