Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among married adults by race/ethnicity (2014) Switch to: Racial and ethnic composition among married adults by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of married adults who say…

Racial and ethnic composition 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
Note: Whites, blacks, Asians and those in the other/mixed category include only those who are not Latinos. Latinos include people of all races. Sample size = 13,815. 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.
White 43% 55% 1% 1% 13,815
Black 36% 62% 1% < 1% 1,090
Asian 24% 75% 1% < 1% 486
Latino 30% 66% 1% 2% 1,569
Other/Mixed 38% 60% 1% 1% 612

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