Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among men by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among men by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of men who say…

Metro area 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 = 252. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 36% 62% 1% < 1% 252
Baltimore Metro Area 28% 68% 2% 2% 124
Boston Metro Area 27% 71% 1% 1% 249
Chicago Metro Area 32% 67% 1% 1% 434
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 39% 59% 2% < 1% 338
Detroit Metro Area 36% 60% 1% 2% 178
Houston Metro Area 33% 64% 3% < 1% 268
Los Angeles Metro Area 30% 67% 2% 1% 533
Miami Metro Area 30% 67% 1% 2% 254
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 33% 66% 1% < 1% 172
New York City Metro Area 27% 70% 1% 2% 827
Philadelphia Metro Area 38% 61% < 1% 1% 349
Phoenix Metro Area 35% 56% 3% 5% 224
Pittsburgh Metro Area 34% 65% < 1% 1% 109
Providence Metro Area 41% 57% 2% 1% 160
Riverside, CA Metro Area 42% 55% 2% 1% 185
San Diego Metro Area 25% 71% 3% 1% 162
San Francisco Metro Area 24% 71% 4% 1% 258
Seattle Metro Area 34% 65% 1% < 1% 169
St. Louis Metro Area 38% 62% < 1% < 1% 130
Tampa Metro Area 36% 61% 2% < 1% 164
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 67% 1% < 1% 476

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