Age distribution among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by age group

% of adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong who are ages…

State 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
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Alabama 16% 34% 29% 21% 223
Alaska 10% 43% 33% 14% 104
Arizona 16% 33% 28% 23% 248
Arkansas 15% 39% 27% 19% 121
California 18% 38% 28% 17% 1,128
Colorado 20% 34% 24% 21% 187
Connecticut 12% 32% 38% 18% 111
Florida 13% 33% 30% 24% 661
Georgia 16% 37% 29% 19% 368
Idaho 14% 37% 28% 22% 135
Illinois 13% 34% 30% 23% 419
Indiana 15% 34% 33% 18% 239
Iowa 13% 31% 32% 24% 112
Kansas 14% 50% 23% 14% 118
Kentucky 9% 40% 34% 16% 170
Louisiana 17% 38% 25% 20% 182
Maryland 12% 38% 33% 18% 203
Massachusetts 13% 33% 37% 17% 171
Michigan 12% 34% 33% 21% 342
Minnesota 12% 34% 32% 22% 189
Mississippi 15% 30% 31% 23% 121
Missouri 11% 38% 28% 23% 236
Montana 11% 29% 35% 25% 131
Nebraska 14% 31% 36% 19% 127
New Jersey 17% 36% 30% 18% 257
New Mexico 14% 38% 33% 15% 101
New York 17% 33% 30% 20% 526
North Carolina 16% 33% 29% 22% 370
North Dakota 14% 32% 32% 22% 135
Ohio 12% 36% 34% 19% 372
Oklahoma 18% 33% 27% 22% 133
Oregon 16% 32% 36% 16% 138
Pennsylvania 15% 33% 31% 20% 496
South Carolina 14% 31% 32% 23% 194
South Dakota 11% 39% 31% 19% 105
Tennessee 16% 37% 27% 20% 286
Texas 18% 35% 29% 17% 924
Utah 28% 33% 22% 17% 123
Virginia 10% 39% 34% 17% 315
Washington 13% 39% 27% 21% 237
West Virginia 14% 26% 32% 27% 134
Wisconsin 11% 33% 36% 21% 193
Wyoming 15% 35% 35% 15% 146

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