Educational distribution 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 educational group

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

Metro area High school or less Some college College Post-graduate degree Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 41% 28% 18% 13% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 43% 28% 21% 8% 124
Boston Metro Area 40% 27% 18% 15% 262
Chicago Metro Area 39% 32% 21% 8% 399
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 46% 33% 13% 8% 246
Detroit Metro Area 46% 30% 14% 10% 182
Houston Metro Area 46% 28% 15% 11% 196
Los Angeles Metro Area 43% 31% 17% 8% 434
Miami Metro Area 44% 31% 15% 9% 216
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 36% 34% 21% 9% 154
New York City Metro Area 40% 26% 18% 16% 833
Philadelphia Metro Area 40% 30% 18% 12% 328
Phoenix Metro Area 36% 39% 15% 9% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 47% 36% 14% 3% 112
Providence Metro Area 46% 30% 14% 10% 179
Riverside, CA Metro Area 46% 37% 12% 5% 160
San Diego Metro Area 36% 35% 19% 10% 122
San Francisco Metro Area 33% 29% 22% 16% 223
Seattle Metro Area 37% 38% 18% 7% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 38% 33% 20% 9% 125
Tampa Metro Area 47% 31% 11% 10% 146
Washington, DC Metro Area 31% 27% 25% 17% 365

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