Sources of guidance on right and wrong among widowed adults by educational group (2014) Switch to: Educational distribution among widowed adults by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of widowed adults who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Educational distributionReligionPhilosophy/reasonCommon senseScienceDon't knowSample size
High school or less43%4%45%4%4%1,381
Some college41%6%45%3%3%945
Post-graduate degree31%16%37%9%6%374
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.

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