Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among liberals by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among liberals by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of liberals who say…

Generational cohort 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 = 956. 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.
Younger Millennial 14% 84% 1% 1% 956
Older Millennial 17% 82% 1% < 1% 1,233
Generation X 21% 77% 1% 1% 1,807
Baby Boomer 21% 77% 1% 1% 3,087
Silent 20% 76% 1% 3% 1,199
Greatest 27% 69% 1% 2% 108

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