Sources of guidance on right and wrong among Evangelical Protestants by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Evangelical Protestants by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 169. 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 66% 5% 21% 5% 3% 169
Chicago Metro Area 53% 5% 32% 10% < 1% 133
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 69% 7% 21% 2% 1% 248
Houston Metro Area 60% 5% 29% 5% 1% 148
Los Angeles Metro Area 59% 6% 26% 6% 3% 196
New York City Metro Area 65% 10% 20% 1% 3% 139
Phoenix Metro Area 56% 5% 35% 2% 2% 104
Riverside, CA Metro Area 68% 1% 28% < 1% 2% 115
Washington, DC Metro Area 50% 12% 29% 8% < 1% 113

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