Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among men by importance of religion (2014) Switch to: Importance of religion in one's life among men by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of men who say…

Importance of religion in one's life 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 = 8,154. 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.
Very important 46% 51% 2% 1% 8,154
Somewhat important 30% 68% 1% 1% 4,459
Not too important 23% 74% 2% 1% 2,232
Not at all important 19% 79% 1% 1% 2,515
Don't know 29% 59% 3% 9% 154

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