Educational distribution among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by educational group

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 265. 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.
Alabama 48% 31% 15% 7% 265
Alaska 39% 30% 19% 13% 193
Arizona 42% 32% 15% 11% 373
Arkansas 49% 31% 13% 8% 179
California 40% 31% 18% 11% 2,410
Colorado 28% 37% 19% 16% 298
Connecticut 39% 27% 18% 16% 253
Delaware 42% 30% 15% 13% 199
District of Columbia 29% 20% 28% 23% 218
Florida 42% 33% 14% 11% 1,294
Georgia 44% 31% 14% 11% 565
Hawaii 41% 26% 22% 10% 214
Idaho 38% 37% 16% 9% 177
Illinois 39% 31% 19% 11% 854
Indiana 50% 30% 14% 7% 397
Iowa 42% 32% 17% 8% 212
Kansas 41% 32% 15% 12% 187
Kentucky 56% 27% 9% 8% 248
Louisiana 54% 25% 16% 5% 268
Maine 44% 28% 20% 9% 213
Maryland 39% 30% 16% 15% 416
Massachusetts 37% 26% 21% 17% 503
Michigan 40% 33% 15% 11% 596
Minnesota 34% 35% 20% 11% 356
Mississippi 45% 32% 18% 5% 181
Missouri 43% 32% 16% 9% 394
Montana 42% 29% 18% 11% 169
Nebraska 37% 40% 16% 8% 179
Nevada 47% 33% 11% 9% 210
New Hampshire 37% 29% 19% 15% 190
New Jersey 41% 25% 18% 16% 593
New Mexico 45% 27% 19% 10% 194
New York 39% 28% 19% 13% 1,350
North Carolina 40% 33% 15% 12% 624
North Dakota 34% 39% 19% 8% 196
Ohio 46% 32% 14% 8% 726
Oklahoma 50% 31% 11% 8% 244
Oregon 40% 30% 18% 12% 270
Pennsylvania 46% 26% 17% 11% 834
Rhode Island 38% 32% 19% 11% 193
South Carolina 45% 31% 15% 10% 282
South Dakota 44% 32% 13% 10% 186
Tennessee 51% 27% 13% 8% 352
Texas 45% 31% 15% 9% 1,502
Utah 38% 35% 18% 8% 179
Vermont 38% 25% 22% 14% 214
Virginia 35% 31% 18% 16% 527
Washington 35% 37% 17% 11% 453
West Virginia 50% 28% 14% 8% 165
Wisconsin 40% 35% 17% 8% 386
Wyoming 41% 40% 13% 6% 162

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