Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is not too important by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who say religion is not too important by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of adults who say religion is not too important 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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California 20% 78% 1% 1% 496
Florida 21% 79% < 1% < 1% 229
Illinois 18% 81% 1% < 1% 160
Massachusetts 20% 75% 3% 1% 121
Michigan 16% 80% 4% 1% 107
New Jersey 28% 71% 1% < 1% 103
New York 18% 79% 2% < 1% 244
Pennsylvania 23% 76% 1% < 1% 146
Texas 17% 80% 2% 1% 173
Washington 19% 79% 2% < 1% 117

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