Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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

Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 57% 26% < 1% 12% 5% 179
Baltimore Metro Area 68% 27% < 1% 1% 4% 124
Boston Metro Area 79% 5% 2% 7% 6% 255
Chicago Metro Area 63% 17% 3% 12% 4% 397
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 55% 12% 3% 24% 6% 244
Detroit Metro Area 72% 20% < 1% 4% 4% 179
Houston Metro Area 40% 17% 5% 32% 5% 197
Los Angeles Metro Area 35% 8% 15% 40% 2% 437
Miami Metro Area 40% 22% < 1% 35% 2% 217
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 84% 4% 3% 6% 2% 152
New York City Metro Area 56% 16% 10% 16% 2% 821
Philadelphia Metro Area 71% 16% 2% 6% 4% 322
Phoenix Metro Area 67% 4% 5% 24% 1% 173
Pittsburgh Metro Area 89% 11% < 1% < 1% < 1% 110
Providence Metro Area 86% 4% < 1% 10% < 1% 177
Riverside, CA Metro Area 46% 4% 5% 41% 3% 159
San Diego Metro Area 53% 4% 14% 24% 4% 119
San Francisco Metro Area 47% 6% 20% 21% 6% 221
Seattle Metro Area 75% 6% 11% 4% 5% 138
St. Louis Metro Area 71% 22% 3% 3% 2% 125
Tampa Metro Area 76% 11% 2% 9% 2% 143
Washington, DC Metro Area 57% 26% 7% 6% 4% 362

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