Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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State White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed 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 63% 31% < 1% 3% 3% 266
Alaska 68% 3% 5% 2% 22% 189
Arizona 60% 4% 4% 26% 6% 367
Arkansas 75% 16% 1% 7% 1% 178
California 42% 6% 16% 34% 3% 2,397
Colorado 76% 3% 2% 16% 3% 295
Connecticut 74% 8% 3% 12% 3% 252
Delaware 65% 23% 4% 6% 2% 193
District of Columbia 41% 43% 4% 9% 3% 222
Florida 59% 15% 1% 22% 3% 1,292
Georgia 52% 31% 1% 10% 6% 565
Hawaii 28% < 1% 40% 9% 23% 214
Idaho 81% 3% 1% 14% 1% 176
Illinois 63% 14% 4% 16% 3% 846
Indiana 80% 9% 1% 7% 3% 393
Iowa 88% 2% 2% 6% 2% 213
Kansas 79% 5% 4% 10% 2% 185
Kentucky 85% 9% < 1% 4% 2% 249
Louisiana 59% 31% 1% 6% 3% 264
Maine 94% 2% < 1% 1% 3% 213
Maryland 53% 32% 3% 6% 6% 413
Massachusetts 77% 6% 3% 9% 6% 493
Michigan 77% 14% 1% 4% 3% 597
Minnesota 85% 5% 2% 4% 4% 350
Mississippi 57% 41% < 1% 1% 1% 179
Missouri 79% 14% 1% 3% 3% 392
Montana 88% < 1% 1% 3% 8% 167
Nebraska 82% 6% 2% 7% 2% 179
Nevada 51% 9% 5% 24% 11% 206
New Hampshire 94% < 1% 1% 2% 3% 189
New Jersey 60% 12% 6% 17% 4% 587
New Mexico 38% 2% 2% 48% 10% 194
New York 59% 14% 5% 18% 5% 1,336
North Carolina 63% 24% 2% 7% 4% 618
North Dakota 90% 1% 2% 1% 6% 194
Ohio 80% 13% 2% 3% 2% 715
Oklahoma 68% 7% < 1% 9% 16% 243
Oregon 80% 1% 3% 9% 7% 265
Pennsylvania 79% 10% 3% 6% 2% 829
Rhode Island 84% 4% 1% 6% 5% 193
South Carolina 63% 28% < 1% 7% 2% 280
South Dakota 84% < 1% 1% 3% 11% 186
Tennessee 74% 18% 1% 5% 2% 350
Texas 43% 13% 3% 38% 3% 1,493
Utah 79% 2% 2% 12% 4% 177
Vermont 93% 1% 1% 2% 3% 215
Virginia 60% 22% 5% 8% 4% 526
Washington 72% 4% 7% 10% 7% 448
West Virginia 93% 3% < 1% 1% 3% 162
Wisconsin 84% 5% 2% 6% 3% 384
Wyoming 82% 1% 1% 10% 6% 160

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