Belief in absolute standards for right and wrong among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong by belief in existence of standards for right and wrong

% of who say common sense is their primary source of guidance on what's right and wrong who say…

Metro area There are clear standards for what is right and wrong Right or wrong depends on the situation Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 31% 68% 1% < 1% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 23% 76% 1% < 1% 124
Boston Metro Area 24% 75% 1% 1% 263
Chicago Metro Area 25% 74% 1% < 1% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 32% 63% 3% 2% 246
Detroit Metro Area 35% 64% 1% < 1% 182
Houston Metro Area 24% 76% < 1% < 1% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 21% 77% 1% 1% 443
Miami Metro Area 23% 74% 2% 1% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 20% 80% < 1% < 1% 155
New York City Metro Area 17% 81% 1% 1% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 31% 68% < 1% 1% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 31% 65% 1% 2% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 26% 73% < 1% < 1% 112
Providence Metro Area 21% 77% 2% 1% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 27% 71% < 1% 1% 160
San Diego Metro Area 28% 72% < 1% < 1% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 75% 3% 1% 223
Seattle Metro Area 27% 73% < 1% < 1% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 25% 74% 1% < 1% 126
Tampa Metro Area 34% 65% 2% < 1% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 24% 75% 1% < 1% 366

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