Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who meditate at least once a week by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who meditate at least once a week by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say…

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 48% 50% 1% 1% 264
Alaska 36% 60% 1% 4% 111
Arizona 48% 46% 3% 3% 302
Arkansas 42% 56% 1% 1% 130
California 33% 63% 2% 2% 1,559
Colorado 41% 49% 3% 6% 199
Connecticut 31% 68% 1% < 1% 140
Delaware 34% 66% < 1% < 1% 111
District of Columbia 20% 79% 1% < 1% 129
Florida 34% 63% 1% 1% 897
Georgia 42% 56% 1% 1% 452
Hawaii 31% 66% 2% 1% 140
Idaho 44% 54% 1% 1% 141
Illinois 37% 58% 2% 2% 573
Indiana 37% 61% 2% < 1% 266
Iowa 41% 58% 1% < 1% 114
Kansas 35% 65% < 1% < 1% 121
Kentucky 47% 50% 2% 1% 185
Louisiana 40% 58% 1% 1% 221
Maine 32% 67% < 1% 2% 105
Maryland 31% 66% 1% 2% 271
Massachusetts 28% 69% 2% 1% 234
Michigan 40% 55% 3% 2% 400
Minnesota 39% 60% 1% 1% 221
Mississippi 40% 58% < 1% 2% 158
Missouri 42% 57% 1% < 1% 251
Montana 45% 51% 2% 1% 107
Nebraska 42% 56% < 1% 2% 128
Nevada 31% 67% 1% 1% 130
New Hampshire 39% 57% 4% < 1% 107
New Jersey 30% 66% 1% 2% 333
New Mexico 38% 54% 4% 4% 144
New York 28% 68% 2% 2% 778
North Carolina 42% 56% 1% 1% 497
North Dakota 40% 57% < 1% 3% 114
Ohio 32% 65% 2% < 1% 487
Oklahoma 33% 63% 2% 1% 204
Oregon 51% 47% 1% 1% 168
Pennsylvania 42% 55% 1% 1% 567
Rhode Island 40% 54% 6% < 1% 133
South Carolina 43% 53% 3% 2% 252
South Dakota 38% 61% 1% < 1% 118
Tennessee 41% 54% 3% 2% 334
Texas 38% 59% 2% 2% 1,204
Utah 48% 51% 1% < 1% 149
Virginia 38% 59% 1% 1% 364
Washington 43% 54% 2% 1% 297
West Virginia 57% 39% 2% 1% 121
Wisconsin 35% 64% 1% < 1% 190
Wyoming 51% 48% < 1% 1% 140

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