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

% of adults in the Silent generation 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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Arizona 46% 48% 3% 4% 129
California 30% 66% 1% 3% 621
Florida 33% 63% 2% 1% 394
Georgia 41% 52% 1% 5% 148
Illinois 42% 53% 1% 4% 233
Indiana 32% 67% < 1% 1% 118
Maryland 30% 65% 1% 5% 107
Massachusetts 24% 73% 2% 2% 116
Michigan 37% 60% 1% 2% 160
New Jersey 30% 65% 4% 1% 157
New York 27% 69% 1% 3% 374
North Carolina 47% 53% < 1% < 1% 187
Ohio 31% 66% 2% < 1% 209
Pennsylvania 38% 58% 3% 2% 292
Tennessee 44% 50% < 1% 6% 120
Texas 40% 52% 3% 4% 368
Virginia 36% 62% < 1% 1% 147
Washington 43% 50% 6% < 1% 105
Wisconsin 33% 66% 1% < 1% 102

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