Sources of guidance on right and wrong among republicans and Republican leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among republicans and Republican leaners by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of republicans and Republican leaners who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Religious tradition Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 33% 9% 48% 7% 2% 2,926
Evangelical Protestant 67% 4% 25% 2% 2% 5,056
Historically Black Protestant 45% 9% 42% 3% < 1% 175
Jewish 33% 12% 47% 7% 1% 200
Mainline Protestant 35% 9% 49% 5% 2% 2,750
Mormon 73% 3% 20% 1% 2% 481
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 9% 13% 64% 12% 2% 1,734

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