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

% of conservatives 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 54% 45% 1% 1% 218
Boston Metro Area 37% 57% 6% < 1% 109
Chicago Metro Area 39% 60% < 1% < 1% 260
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 49% 50% 1% 1% 275
Detroit Metro Area 53% 42% 2% 2% 127
Houston Metro Area 46% 52% 1% 1% 197
Los Angeles Metro Area 34% 62% 2% 2% 333
Miami Metro Area 41% 58% 1% < 1% 140
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 50% 48% 1% < 1% 108
New York City Metro Area 36% 60% 1% 3% 510
Philadelphia Metro Area 45% 55% < 1% < 1% 196
Phoenix Metro Area 53% 37% 4% 6% 153
Providence Metro Area 42% 58% < 1% < 1% 100
Riverside, CA Metro Area 50% 49% < 1% < 1% 139
San Diego Metro Area 45% 54% < 1% 1% 104
Tampa Metro Area 49% 51% < 1% < 1% 107
Washington, DC Metro Area 55% 43% 2% < 1% 200

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