To lie or not to lie 2016

This statistic shows the results of a survey among adult Americans in 2016 on whether it is sometimes justified to lie, or not. During the survey, 36 percent of respondents stated it is never justified to tell a lie.

Do you think it is sometimes justified to lie, or do you think a lie is never justified?

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Source

In cooperation with
Ipsos
Release date

April 2016

Region

United States

Survey time period

February 9-10, 2016

Number of respondents

1,006 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

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