Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among who do not believe in Heaven by state (2014) Switch to: State among who do not believe in Heaven by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of who do not believe in Heaven who say…

State 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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Alaska 33% 61% 2% 4% 104
Arizona 26% 70% 3% 1% 161
California 22% 76% 1% 1% 1,158
Colorado 26% 69% < 1% 5% 162
Connecticut 22% 78% < 1% < 1% 110
Florida 24% 74% 2% 1% 499
Georgia 22% 77% 1% < 1% 157
Illinois 17% 79% 1% 2% 287
Indiana 25% 74% < 1% 1% 107
Maine 16% 79% 5% < 1% 100
Maryland 15% 84% 1% < 1% 177
Massachusetts 17% 81% 1% 2% 263
Michigan 22% 77% 1% < 1% 180
Minnesota 19% 80% < 1% < 1% 114
Missouri 33% 66% 1% < 1% 114
New Hampshire 26% 73% < 1% < 1% 102
New Jersey 20% 77% 1% 1% 209
New York 18% 81% 1% < 1% 545
North Carolina 24% 74% 2% 1% 179
Ohio 27% 72% < 1% < 1% 194
Oregon 14% 85% < 1% 1% 145
Pennsylvania 26% 73% < 1% < 1% 281
Texas 20% 77% 2% 2% 430
Vermont 23% 75% 2% < 1% 129
Virginia 23% 73% 1% 3% 197
Washington 23% 75% 2% < 1% 235
Wisconsin 18% 81% 1% < 1% 124

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