Views about human evolution among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm 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 that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by views about human evolution

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who say humans…

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
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There are clear standards for what is right and wrong 28% 26% 2% 40% 3% 4,319
Right or wrong depends on the situation 44% 24% 4% 25% 3% 12,639
Neither/both equally 27% 23% 9% 26% 15% 252
Don't know 23% 18% 8% 31% 20% 149

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