Views about size of government among adults who pray daily by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong (2014) Switch to: Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among adults who pray daily by views about size of government

% of adults who pray daily who would rather have…

Belief in absolute standards for right and wrongSmaller government; fewer servicesBigger government; more servicesDependsDon't knowSample size
There are clear standards for what is right and wrong67%27%3%3%8,349
Right or wrong depends on the situation43%50%3%4%10,436
Neither/both equally49%28%16%7%330
Don't know41%41%7%11%221
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.

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