Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among atheists by educational group (2014) Switch to: Educational distribution among atheists by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of atheists who say…

Educational distribution 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 = 194. 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.
High school or less 21% 79% < 1% < 1% 194
Some college 13% 86% 1% 1% 240
College 16% 84% < 1% 1% 387
Post-graduate degree 13% 86% 1% 1% 275

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