Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among married adults by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among married adults by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of married adults who say…

Religious tradition 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 = 103. 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.
Buddhist 19% 73% 8% < 1% 103
Catholic 33% 64% 1% 1% 3,810
Evangelical Protestant 58% 39% 2% 1% 4,853
Hindu 21% 78% < 1% 1% 131
Historically Black Protestant 37% 62% 1% < 1% 626
Jehovah's Witness 64% 31% 4% 1% 124
Jewish 24% 72% 2% 1% 498
Mainline Protestant 37% 61% 1% 1% 3,444
Mormon 64% 35% 2% < 1% 454
Muslim 25% 74% < 1% < 1% 110
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 23% 75% 1% 1% 3,150

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