Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Generational cohort Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 561. 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.
Younger Millennial 21% 20% 46% 13% 1% 561
Older Millennial 26% 13% 49% 10% 2% 921
Generation X 35% 8% 44% 10% 3% 1,154
Baby Boomer 40% 6% 46% 5% 2% 2,004
Silent 43% 7% 42% 5% 3% 1,133
Greatest 40% 5% 47% 6% 2% 104

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