Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among the Unaffiliated by state (2014) Switch to: State among the Unaffiliated by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of the Unaffiliated 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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Alaska 20% 80% < 1% < 1% 100
Arizona 21% 74% 2% 3% 164
California 19% 79% 1% 1% 1,042
Colorado 21% 69% 5% 6% 143
Florida 21% 76% 1% 1% 446
Georgia 21% 79% 1% < 1% 151
Illinois 16% 81% 1% 2% 256
Indiana 22% 75% 2% 1% 147
Maryland 15% 83% 1% 1% 143
Massachusetts 19% 78% 1% 2% 209
Michigan 22% 76% 1% 1% 207
Minnesota 15% 84% < 1% < 1% 101
Missouri 24% 76% < 1% < 1% 130
New Jersey 20% 80% 1% < 1% 148
New York 17% 81% 1% 1% 470
North Carolina 18% 81% < 1% 1% 181
Ohio 20% 79% < 1% < 1% 203
Oregon 14% 84% < 1% 1% 142
Pennsylvania 23% 76% < 1% 1% 243
Texas 23% 74% 2% 1% 423
Vermont 17% 83% < 1% < 1% 120
Virginia 20% 76% 2% 3% 171
Washington 19% 80% 1% 1% 226
Wisconsin 22% 77% 1% < 1% 136

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