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

% of liberals 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
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Atlanta Metro Area 22% 77% 1% < 1% 105
Boston Metro Area 12% 86% 2% < 1% 193
Chicago Metro Area 15% 83% 1% 2% 256
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 26% 72% 1% 1% 123
Detroit Metro Area 25% 70% 3% 2% 100
Houston Metro Area 26% 71% 3% < 1% 111
Los Angeles Metro Area 20% 77% 2% 2% 331
Miami Metro Area 26% 72% 2% 1% 146
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 13% 87% < 1% < 1% 102
New York City Metro Area 17% 82% 1% 1% 550
Philadelphia Metro Area 23% 76% < 1% 1% 208
Providence Metro Area 18% 76% 3% 4% 101
San Francisco Metro Area 14% 84% 1% 1% 218
Seattle Metro Area 16% 84% < 1% < 1% 124
Washington, DC Metro Area 14% 86% < 1% < 1% 300

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