Age distribution among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say homosexuality should be accepted by age group

% of adults who say homosexuality should be accepted who are ages…

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong 18-29 30-49 50-64 65+ Sample Size
Sample size = 5,382. 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.
There are clear standards for what is right and wrong 19% 37% 28% 15% 5,382
Right or wrong depends on the situation 30% 34% 23% 13% 15,464
Neither/both equally 16% 33% 33% 18% 262
Don't know 15% 39% 22% 23% 157

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