Views about size of government among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by views about size of government

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who would rather have…

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Buddhist 36% 52% 4% 8% 212
Catholic 43% 51% 3% 3% 4,619
Evangelical Protestant 52% 41% 3% 4% 3,811
Hindu 38% 58% 3% < 1% 158
Historically Black Protestant 20% 74% 2% 4% 1,290
Jewish 34% 59% 4% 3% 633
Mainline Protestant 53% 40% 4% 4% 3,901
Mormon 60% 36% 2% 3% 267
Muslim 20% 77% 3% < 1% 178
Orthodox Christian 53% 45% 1% 1% 113
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 44% 49% 3% 4% 5,875

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