Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among democrats and Democratic leaners by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among democrats and Democratic leaners by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of democrats and Democratic leaners who say…

Religious tradition There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 184. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Buddhist 18% 79% 4% < 1% 184
Catholic 23% 74% 1% 1% 3,118
Evangelical Protestant 32% 65% 1% 1% 2,307
Hindu 16% 84% < 1% < 1% 113
Historically Black Protestant 28% 70% 1% 1% 1,557
Jewish 17% 81% 2% < 1% 575
Mainline Protestant 21% 76% 2% 1% 2,511
Mormon 29% 71% < 1% < 1% 110
Muslim 20% 80% < 1% < 1% 150
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 16% 82% 1% 1% 4,348

Learn More: There are clear standards for what is right and wrong, Right or wrong depends on the situation