Sources of guidance on right and wrong among who do not believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Hell by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of who do not believe in Hell who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Metro area Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 17% 21% 44% 16% 1% 149
Baltimore Metro Area 17% 18% 49% 13% 3% 111
Boston Metro Area 7% 13% 55% 22% 2% 281
Chicago Metro Area 14% 19% 50% 15% 2% 359
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 20% 14% 48% 15% 2% 192
Detroit Metro Area 18% 8% 59% 14% 1% 123
Houston Metro Area 17% 15% 48% 19% 2% 165
Los Angeles Metro Area 16% 19% 46% 18% 1% 493
Miami Metro Area 17% 12% 50% 20% < 1% 203
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 11% 17% 58% 12% 2% 140
New York City Metro Area 13% 20% 52% 13% 3% 811
Philadelphia Metro Area 11% 16% 51% 20% 2% 311
Phoenix Metro Area 14% 22% 49% 13% 2% 154
Providence Metro Area 11% 13% 58% 17% 1% 158
Riverside, CA Metro Area 14% 17% 50% 18% 2% 120
San Diego Metro Area 8% 26% 48% 17% < 1% 138
San Francisco Metro Area 3% 23% 53% 15% 5% 302
Seattle Metro Area 7% 18% 52% 22% 2% 183
Tampa Metro Area 6% 14% 58% 20% 1% 126
Washington, DC Metro Area 9% 21% 46% 20% 4% 430

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