Sources of guidance on right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by immigrant status (2014) Switch to: Immigrant status among the Unaffiliated by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of the Unaffiliated who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Immigrant statusReligionPhilosophy/reasonCommon senseScienceDon't knowSample size
Second generation4%23%53%18%2%845
Third generation or higher7%17%60%15%2%5,780
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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