Educational distribution among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say that there are clear standards for what is right and wrong by educational group

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State High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
Sample size = 229. 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 45% 34% 13% 8% 229
Alaska 23% 58% 10% 9% 105
Arizona 30% 44% 15% 11% 250
Arkansas 51% 31% 13% 5% 124
California 36% 36% 17% 11% 1,144
Colorado 30% 32% 25% 13% 191
Connecticut 34% 31% 22% 13% 113
Florida 44% 29% 18% 10% 666
Georgia 41% 32% 17% 11% 375
Idaho 35% 39% 16% 9% 137
Illinois 39% 32% 17% 12% 428
Indiana 40% 36% 15% 9% 243
Iowa 34% 40% 15% 11% 113
Kansas 31% 40% 18% 11% 119
Kentucky 41% 35% 14% 10% 172
Louisiana 44% 35% 15% 7% 182
Maryland 34% 24% 22% 20% 205
Massachusetts 30% 32% 22% 16% 177
Michigan 37% 40% 16% 6% 350
Minnesota 31% 35% 24% 9% 195
Mississippi 46% 40% 10% 4% 121
Missouri 43% 32% 17% 9% 239
Montana 34% 41% 18% 7% 134
Nebraska 34% 31% 22% 13% 128
New Jersey 32% 30% 18% 20% 263
New Mexico 41% 42% 12% 5% 102
New York 40% 28% 19% 13% 541
North Carolina 44% 31% 16% 9% 375
North Dakota 34% 35% 21% 11% 139
Ohio 40% 32% 18% 11% 383
Oklahoma 37% 35% 20% 8% 133
Oregon 28% 47% 18% 6% 139
Pennsylvania 45% 29% 15% 11% 498
South Carolina 45% 32% 16% 8% 197
South Dakota 37% 37% 21% 4% 112
Tennessee 39% 34% 14% 12% 288
Texas 38% 33% 20% 8% 943
Utah 26% 45% 20% 9% 126
Virginia 39% 28% 22% 11% 328
Washington 30% 36% 25% 8% 242
West Virginia 59% 28% 9% 4% 133
Wisconsin 40% 32% 20% 8% 199
Wyoming 32% 36% 25% 7% 146

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