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

% of republicans and Republican 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 = 218. 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 53% 46% < 1% 1% 218
Boston Metro Area 43% 55% 2% < 1% 149
Chicago Metro Area 42% 56% 1% < 1% 280
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 52% 47% 1% 1% 295
Detroit Metro Area 48% 48% 1% 2% 128
Houston Metro Area 48% 49% 2% 1% 214
Los Angeles Metro Area 40% 59% < 1% 1% 340
Miami Metro Area 47% 50% 2% 1% 142
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 43% 56% 1% < 1% 128
New York City Metro Area 37% 60% 2% 1% 498
Philadelphia Metro Area 47% 52% < 1% 1% 227
Phoenix Metro Area 52% 45% 1% 2% 180
Providence Metro Area 43% 57% < 1% 1% 107
Riverside, CA Metro Area 49% 50% 1% < 1% 140
San Diego Metro Area 36% 62% < 1% 1% 112
Seattle Metro Area 46% 51% 3% < 1% 101
Tampa Metro Area 46% 53% < 1% < 1% 120
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 51% 1% < 1% 240

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