Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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 6% 3% 91% 265
Alaska 8% 7% 84% 187
Arizona 13% 12% 75% 372
Arkansas 4% 3% 93% 177
California 34% 19% 47% 2,395
Colorado 13% 10% 78% 297
Connecticut 19% 13% 68% 249
Delaware 13% 6% 81% 196
District of Columbia 18% 8% 73% 216
Florida 21% 15% 64% 1,273
Georgia 9% 6% 85% 561
Hawaii 21% 15% 64% 207
Idaho 7% 5% 88% 177
Illinois 13% 13% 74% 848
Indiana 7% 5% 88% 397
Iowa 7% 4% 88% 212
Kansas 9% 6% 85% 184
Kentucky 5% < 1% 95% 246
Louisiana 4% 4% 91% 265
Maine 3% 15% 82% 211
Maryland 15% 9% 76% 412
Massachusetts 15% 18% 67% 500
Michigan 7% 7% 86% 595
Minnesota 7% 4% 88% 356
Mississippi < 1% 1% 99% 178
Missouri 4% 4% 92% 385
Montana 1% 5% 94% 167
Nebraska 10% 5% 84% 175
Nevada 25% 14% 61% 208
New Hampshire 7% 10% 84% 191
New Jersey 22% 18% 60% 582
New Mexico 19% 9% 72% 189
New York 25% 18% 57% 1,337
North Carolina 9% 5% 86% 617
North Dakota 4% 6% 90% 194
Ohio 5% 9% 86% 721
Oklahoma 7% 3% 90% 241
Oregon 8% 9% 83% 269
Pennsylvania 7% 8% 85% 821
Rhode Island 15% 19% 66% 192
South Carolina 7% 4% 88% 281
South Dakota 3% 4% 93% 185
Tennessee 6% 6% 88% 349
Texas 24% 12% 64% 1,488
Utah 12% 9% 79% 179
Vermont 3% 15% 81% 214
Virginia 13% 9% 78% 520
Washington 14% 11% 75% 450
West Virginia 2% 4% 94% 164
Wisconsin 7% 7% 86% 382
Wyoming 5% 6% 89% 161

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