Racial and ethnic composition among adults who meditate at least once a week by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by race/ethnicity

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who identify as…

Sources of guidance on right and wrong White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 6,523. 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 59% 17% 2% 17% 4% 6,523
Philosophy/reason 64% 9% 4% 18% 4% 1,565
Common sense 60% 16% 3% 16% 5% 5,071
Science 52% 9% 5% 31% 4% 960
Don't know 64% 12% 2% 16% 5% 476

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