State of moral values in the United States from 2003 to 2018

This statistic shows the results of a survey among adult Americans on whether they rate the state of the moral values in the United States today as excellent, good, only fair, or poor. The survey was conducted in May each year. In May 2018, 49 percent of respondents rated the moral values in the United States as "poor".

How would you rate the state of moral values in the United States today - excellent, good, only fair, or poor?

PoorOnly fairExcellent/good
May 201849%37%14%
May 201745%36%17%
May 201643%36%18%
May 201545%34%19%
May 201442%36%21%
May 201344%36%19%
May 201243%36%20%
May 201138%38%23%
May 201045%38%15%
May 200945%37%17%
May 200844%41%15%
May 200744%39%17%
May 200642%43%14%
May 200539%40%19%
May 200440%40%19%
May 200335%42%22%
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Source

Release date

July 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

May 2003 to May 2018

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

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