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

% of women 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 = 258. 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 41% 58% < 1% < 1% 258
Baltimore Metro Area 30% 70% < 1% < 1% 126
Boston Metro Area 22% 74% 3% 1% 249
Chicago Metro Area 25% 73% 1% 1% 433
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 36% 62% 1% 1% 321
Detroit Metro Area 43% 54% 2% 1% 196
Houston Metro Area 33% 65% < 1% 2% 246
Los Angeles Metro Area 24% 73% 1% 2% 543
Miami Metro Area 33% 66% 1% < 1% 229
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 29% 71% < 1% < 1% 170
New York City Metro Area 20% 77% 1% 1% 959
Philadelphia Metro Area 30% 69% < 1% 1% 373
Phoenix Metro Area 38% 56% 2% 4% 173
Pittsburgh Metro Area 32% 64% 1% 3% 143
Providence Metro Area 23% 74% 1% 2% 191
Riverside, CA Metro Area 35% 62% < 1% 2% 188
San Diego Metro Area 36% 62% < 1% 2% 159
San Francisco Metro Area 29% 69% 1% 1% 227
Seattle Metro Area 26% 72% 2% < 1% 164
St. Louis Metro Area 30% 66% 2% 1% 144
Tampa Metro Area 29% 69% 1% < 1% 156
Washington, DC Metro Area 27% 71% 1% < 1% 437

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