Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by belief in God (2014) Switch to: Belief in God among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who say…

Belief in God There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 9,621. 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.
Believe in God; absolutely certain 30% 68% 1% 1% 9,621
Believe in God; fairly certain 19% 79% 1% 1% 3,628
Believe in God; not too/not at all certain 16% 82% 2% < 1% 1,135
Believe in God; don't know 24% 66% 6% 4% 105
Do not believe in God 14% 85% < 1% 1% 2,372
Other/don't know if they believe in God 13% 84% 2% 1% 498

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