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

% of democrats and Democratic leaners 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 = 224. 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 27% 71% 2% < 1% 224
Baltimore Metro Area 21% 77% 1% 2% 135
Boston Metro Area 15% 82% 3% < 1% 286
Chicago Metro Area 20% 78% 1% 1% 450
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 28% 70% 2% 1% 262
Detroit Metro Area 32% 66% 2% 1% 190
Houston Metro Area 23% 75% 2% < 1% 222
Los Angeles Metro Area 20% 78% 1% 1% 559
Miami Metro Area 24% 75% 1% 1% 258
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 25% 75% < 1% < 1% 169
New York City Metro Area 17% 80% 1% 1% 1,009
Philadelphia Metro Area 27% 72% < 1% 1% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 25% 66% < 1% 9% 151
Pittsburgh Metro Area 21% 79% < 1% < 1% 126
Providence Metro Area 22% 75% 3% < 1% 177
Riverside, CA Metro Area 30% 65% < 1% 4% 157
San Diego Metro Area 23% 75% < 1% 2% 157
San Francisco Metro Area 22% 75% 3% < 1% 328
Seattle Metro Area 23% 75% 1% < 1% 176
St. Louis Metro Area 24% 76% < 1% < 1% 135
Tampa Metro Area 20% 77% 3% < 1% 150
Washington, DC Metro Area 21% 78% < 1% < 1% 565

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