Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with a household income of less than $30,000 by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults with a household income of less than $30,000 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 = 107. 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 57% 7% 26% 10% 1% 107
Chicago Metro Area 34% 9% 47% 8% 2% 174
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 40% 7% 41% 10% 2% 156
Detroit Metro Area 25% 6% 58% 7% 4% 114
Houston Metro Area 49% 7% 37% 7% < 1% 120
Los Angeles Metro Area 32% 14% 43% 11% 1% 278
Miami Metro Area 35% 11% 44% 9% < 1% 133
New York City Metro Area 33% 13% 41% 11% 2% 371
Philadelphia Metro Area 30% 4% 54% 10% 3% 145
Riverside, CA Metro Area 42% 6% 40% 9% 3% 102
Washington, DC Metro Area 45% 9% 36% 9% 1% 109

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