Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults in Generation X by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults in Generation X by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of adults in Generation X 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
Sample size = 107. 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.
Alabama 45% 54% 1% < 1% 107
Arizona 37% 56% 3% 3% 127
California 32% 64% 2% 3% 762
Colorado 35% 60% 5% < 1% 134
Florida 36% 62% 1% < 1% 389
Georgia 40% 58% 1% < 1% 208
Illinois 30% 68% 1% 1% 270
Indiana 37% 63% < 1% 1% 134
Kentucky 45% 53% 1% < 1% 100
Louisiana 41% 58% 1% < 1% 108
Maryland 32% 66% 1% < 1% 156
Massachusetts 22% 75% 1% 1% 167
Michigan 36% 63% 1% < 1% 183
Minnesota 29% 69% 2% < 1% 128
Missouri 45% 55% < 1% < 1% 120
New Jersey 29% 69% < 1% 1% 188
New York 25% 72% 2% 1% 378
North Carolina 34% 65% 1% 1% 210
Ohio 36% 63% 1% < 1% 212
Pennsylvania 38% 61% < 1% < 1% 275
South Carolina 36% 61% 2% < 1% 109
Tennessee 43% 55% 3% < 1% 122
Texas 33% 65% 1% 1% 585
Virginia 42% 56% 1% 1% 193
Washington 39% 61% < 1% < 1% 155
Wisconsin 28% 71% < 1% 1% 120

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