Income 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 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% 22% 22% 15% 194
Arizona 32% 18% 34% 16% 224
Arkansas 35% 16% 30% 19% 108
California 31% 17% 27% 24% 997
Colorado 26% 22% 27% 24% 165
Florida 31% 22% 28% 18% 592
Georgia 30% 22% 27% 22% 337
Idaho 22% 29% 33% 16% 127
Illinois 33% 14% 31% 21% 364
Indiana 29% 22% 32% 17% 211
Iowa 22% 22% 40% 17% 104
Kansas 23% 29% 32% 16% 109
Kentucky 39% 14% 31% 15% 152
Louisiana 37% 18% 31% 14% 162
Maryland 13% 15% 41% 31% 180
Massachusetts 29% 12% 27% 32% 150
Michigan 32% 19% 35% 13% 309
Minnesota 27% 17% 32% 24% 174
Mississippi 34% 24% 30% 12% 108
Missouri 33% 27% 27% 13% 218
Montana 23% 35% 33% 9% 125
Nebraska 31% 17% 30% 22% 118
New Jersey 30% 11% 25% 34% 222
New York 34% 17% 28% 22% 444
North Carolina 33% 20% 32% 15% 330
North Dakota 17% 22% 33% 28% 123
Ohio 29% 25% 29% 17% 344
Oklahoma 31% 15% 39% 15% 112
Oregon 31% 24% 30% 15% 126
Pennsylvania 32% 21% 29% 19% 430
South Carolina 31% 16% 38% 15% 170
South Dakota 26% 23% 34% 16% 100
Tennessee 30% 24% 30% 16% 249
Texas 31% 18% 27% 23% 817
Utah 19% 24% 37% 20% 115
Virginia 23% 22% 33% 22% 284
Washington 23% 28% 28% 22% 218
West Virginia 40% 23% 27% 10% 119
Wisconsin 25% 22% 36% 17% 175
Wyoming 23% 30% 31% 16% 138

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