Views about government aid to the poor among adults who say religion is not at all important by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who say religion is not at all important by views about government aid to the poor

% of adults who say religion is not at all important who say government aid to the poor…

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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There are clear standards for what is right and wrong 47% 49% 3% 1% 704
Right or wrong depends on the situation 30% 65% 3% 1% 3,184

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