Income 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 household income

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State Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
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Alabama 40% 24% 22% 14% 243
Alaska 29% 23% 29% 19% 169
Arizona 41% 20% 24% 15% 333
Arkansas 46% 18% 23% 13% 167
California 37% 18% 22% 22% 2,105
Colorado 25% 17% 29% 29% 270
Connecticut 33% 17% 24% 26% 216
Delaware 26% 21% 32% 20% 169
District of Columbia 31% 16% 26% 27% 196
Florida 39% 23% 22% 15% 1,099
Georgia 38% 20% 25% 17% 508
Hawaii 35% 24% 25% 16% 195
Idaho 33% 27% 26% 15% 164
Illinois 33% 23% 27% 18% 741
Indiana 43% 19% 27% 11% 353
Iowa 29% 25% 33% 14% 190
Kansas 33% 26% 27% 14% 168
Kentucky 46% 20% 23% 10% 222
Louisiana 47% 14% 23% 16% 239
Maine 39% 21% 30% 11% 185
Maryland 25% 20% 29% 26% 370
Massachusetts 27% 19% 28% 27% 431
Michigan 40% 21% 24% 14% 525
Minnesota 26% 19% 30% 25% 313
Mississippi 53% 20% 14% 13% 157
Missouri 34% 28% 21% 17% 354
Montana 34% 14% 32% 20% 155
Nebraska 31% 28% 29% 13% 154
Nevada 31% 29% 24% 16% 185
New Hampshire 29% 19% 30% 22% 158
New Jersey 25% 19% 27% 30% 512
New Mexico 40% 23% 26% 11% 165
New York 33% 20% 28% 19% 1,158
North Carolina 41% 19% 26% 15% 542
North Dakota 27% 22% 33% 18% 180
Ohio 46% 19% 24% 11% 652
Oklahoma 38% 28% 23% 11% 221
Oregon 38% 25% 23% 14% 241
Pennsylvania 37% 21% 23% 19% 714
Rhode Island 32% 15% 36% 17% 161
South Carolina 42% 22% 22% 14% 237
South Dakota 27% 28% 29% 16% 168
Tennessee 43% 23% 18% 16% 313
Texas 42% 19% 23% 16% 1,334
Utah 30% 19% 34% 17% 163
Vermont 28% 27% 33% 12% 198
Virginia 26% 21% 29% 24% 474
Washington 34% 21% 23% 21% 413
West Virginia 45% 16% 32% 8% 146
Wisconsin 33% 20% 32% 15% 340
Wyoming 34% 30% 23% 13% 147

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