Sources of guidance on right and wrong among third generation immigrants or higher by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among third generation immigrants or higher by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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
Sample size = 417. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 45% 11% 35% 7% 2% 417
Baltimore Metro Area 32% 10% 49% 6% 3% 209
Boston Metro Area 14% 12% 57% 14% 3% 343
Chicago Metro Area 27% 9% 52% 9% 2% 630
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 44% 9% 39% 6% 1% 505
Detroit Metro Area 30% 7% 54% 7% 3% 309
Houston Metro Area 43% 10% 41% 6% 1% 360
Los Angeles Metro Area 28% 14% 43% 12% 3% 551
Miami Metro Area 32% 11% 49% 6% 1% 205
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 27% 14% 47% 9% 3% 297
New York City Metro Area 21% 14% 53% 8% 4% 958
Philadelphia Metro Area 26% 11% 50% 12% 2% 578
Phoenix Metro Area 35% 11% 44% 9% 1% 312
Pittsburgh Metro Area 26% 8% 55% 9% 3% 219
Providence Metro Area 23% 13% 54% 9% 1% 263
Riverside, CA Metro Area 38% 8% 46% 7% 2% 231
San Diego Metro Area 32% 20% 41% 5% 1% 191
San Francisco Metro Area 18% 18% 49% 11% 5% 312
Seattle Metro Area 22% 16% 48% 12% 2% 255
St. Louis Metro Area 32% 12% 46% 6% 4% 242
Tampa Metro Area 23% 11% 57% 7% 3% 231
Washington, DC Metro Area 31% 10% 44% 11% 4% 632

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