Marital 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 marital status

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

State Married Living with a partner Divorced/separated Widowed Never married Sample Size
Sample size = 266. 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 46% 4% 20% 5% 24% 266
Alaska 41% 9% 12% 3% 34% 192
Arizona 37% 11% 17% 4% 30% 373
Arkansas 46% 6% 17% 9% 22% 178
California 42% 10% 13% 5% 30% 2,413
Colorado 52% 13% 9% 4% 22% 299
Connecticut 41% 9% 14% 5% 32% 254
Delaware 52% 11% 12% 7% 18% 199
District of Columbia 30% 10% 9% 7% 44% 219
Florida 42% 9% 16% 7% 27% 1,299
Georgia 43% 6% 14% 6% 32% 568
Hawaii 40% 13% 10% 9% 29% 213
Idaho 53% 7% 15% 7% 17% 178
Illinois 43% 7% 12% 5% 33% 852
Indiana 42% 7% 13% 10% 28% 398
Iowa 51% 9% 9% 8% 23% 213
Kansas 50% 6% 12% 5% 26% 187
Kentucky 39% 4% 16% 7% 34% 249
Louisiana 35% 8% 19% 8% 31% 267
Maine 51% 10% 14% 4% 20% 212
Maryland 40% 6% 12% 7% 35% 416
Massachusetts 43% 9% 11% 7% 30% 505
Michigan 47% 11% 11% 7% 25% 599
Minnesota 47% 6% 8% 7% 33% 357
Mississippi 33% 7% 17% 12% 31% 180
Missouri 42% 9% 14% 9% 26% 394
Montana 51% 9% 11% 6% 24% 170
Nebraska 49% 3% 11% 6% 31% 179
Nevada 41% 14% 15% 8% 23% 210
New Hampshire 44% 12% 12% 2% 30% 191
New Jersey 45% 9% 14% 7% 26% 591
New Mexico 40% 14% 16% 6% 23% 194
New York 41% 8% 11% 7% 33% 1,350
North Carolina 44% 8% 15% 4% 29% 622
North Dakota 41% 6% 14% 6% 32% 195
Ohio 42% 7% 14% 8% 29% 727
Oklahoma 48% 11% 16% 6% 18% 243
Oregon 46% 6% 16% 9% 23% 269
Pennsylvania 45% 8% 11% 9% 27% 830
Rhode Island 36% 16% 13% 10% 25% 195
South Carolina 40% 12% 16% 6% 25% 280
South Dakota 42% 11% 10% 8% 29% 186
Tennessee 47% 9% 13% 5% 26% 350
Texas 45% 8% 15% 6% 26% 1,502
Utah 43% 17% 11% 6% 22% 178
Vermont 55% 8% 11% 4% 23% 214
Virginia 48% 7% 11% 7% 27% 528
Washington 42% 11% 13% 6% 27% 454
West Virginia 44% 8% 19% 11% 19% 164
Wisconsin 47% 7% 12% 5% 28% 388
Wyoming 46% 10% 15% 6% 24% 162

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