Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services 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
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Buddhist 23% 77% < 1% < 1% 134
Catholic 23% 74% 1% 2% 2,884
Evangelical Protestant 32% 65% 1% 2% 2,210
Hindu 20% 80% < 1% < 1% 103
Historically Black Protestant 26% 72% 1% 1% 1,326
Jehovah's Witness 52% 47% < 1% 1% 109
Jewish 15% 84% 1% 1% 442
Mainline Protestant 21% 77% 1% 1% 1,908
Mormon 31% 67% 2% < 1% 119
Muslim 18% 81% 1% < 1% 163
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 17% 81% < 1% 1% 3,419

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