Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among who do not believe in Hell by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Hell by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

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State 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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Alabama 36% 62% 1% < 1% 100
Alaska 29% 63% 3% 5% 139
Arizona 27% 67% 2% 4% 259
California 21% 78% 1% 1% 1,693
Colorado 26% 72% < 1% 3% 223
Connecticut 24% 75% < 1% < 1% 182
Delaware 19% 81% < 1% < 1% 104
District of Columbia 11% 89% < 1% < 1% 147
Florida 23% 74% 1% 1% 771
Georgia 24% 76% < 1% < 1% 255
Hawaii 15% 84% < 1% 1% 140
Idaho 31% 68% 1% < 1% 125
Illinois 19% 79% 2% 1% 488
Indiana 23% 77% < 1% < 1% 187
Iowa 26% 74% 1% < 1% 110
Louisiana 26% 69% 2% 3% 110
Maine 13% 85% 2% < 1% 147
Maryland 20% 78% < 1% 2% 280
Massachusetts 20% 78% 1% 1% 400
Michigan 23% 75% 1% 1% 317
Minnesota 18% 81% < 1% < 1% 207
Missouri 27% 73% 1% < 1% 182
Montana 34% 64% 3% < 1% 137
Nevada 20% 79% 1% < 1% 127
New Hampshire 19% 79% 1% < 1% 149
New Jersey 22% 76% 1% 1% 360
New Mexico 25% 73% 1% 1% 126
New York 20% 77% 2% 1% 884
North Carolina 23% 75% 1% < 1% 285
Ohio 23% 76% 1% < 1% 358
Oklahoma 14% 83% 2% 1% 100
Oregon 23% 76% < 1% < 1% 209
Pennsylvania 27% 71% 1% 1% 496
Rhode Island 31% 64% 4% 1% 132
South Carolina 27% 70% 3% < 1% 112
Tennessee 26% 70% 4% < 1% 133
Texas 23% 73% 2% 2% 730
Utah 29% 69% 1% 1% 157
Vermont 21% 76% 2% 1% 184
Virginia 23% 75% 1% 1% 300
Washington 25% 74% 1% < 1% 348
Wisconsin 24% 76% 1% < 1% 211
Wyoming 31% 65% 3% 2% 105

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