State among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by sources of guidance on right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week by state

% of adults who feel a deep sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing at least once a week who are in…

Sources of guidance on right and wrongAlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingSample size
Religion2%< 1%2%1%11%1%1%< 1%< 1%6%4%< 1%1%3%2%1%1%2%2%< 1%2%1%3%1%1%2%< 1%1%1%< 1%2%1%4%4%< 1%4%1%1%4%< 1%2%< 1%3%10%1%< 1%3%2%1%1%< 1%9,385
Philosophy/reason1%< 1%2%1%16%2%1%< 1%< 1%7%3%< 1%< 1%4%1%1%1%1%1%< 1%2%2%2%2%1%2%< 1%< 1%1%< 1%3%< 1%8%3%< 1%4%1%1%3%< 1%1%< 1%2%7%1%< 1%2%3%< 1%2%< 1%1,976
Common sense1%< 1%2%1%11%1%1%< 1%< 1%8%3%1%1%4%2%1%1%1%2%< 1%2%2%3%2%1%2%< 1%1%1%< 1%3%1%7%3%< 1%4%1%1%4%< 1%2%< 1%2%8%1%< 1%2%2%1%1%< 1%7,537
Science1%< 1%2%1%18%2%1%< 1%< 1%7%2%< 1%< 1%5%2%1%1%1%1%1%2%3%2%2%1%2%< 1%< 1%2%< 1%3%1%6%3%< 1%3%1%2%4%< 1%1%< 1%1%9%1%< 1%2%2%< 1%2%< 1%1,381
Don't know2%1%3%1%11%2%1%< 1%< 1%6%3%1%1%3%3%1%1%1%1%< 1%2%1%3%2%1%3%1%< 1%1%< 1%3%1%6%3%< 1%4%2%1%3%< 1%3%< 1%2%8%1%< 1%3%3%1%2%< 1%676
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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