Views about same-sex marriage 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 views about same-sex marriage

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

Metro area Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 58% 33% 9% 183
Baltimore Metro Area 70% 25% 5% 124
Boston Metro Area 73% 20% 7% 263
Chicago Metro Area 69% 24% 7% 401
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 60% 28% 12% 246
Detroit Metro Area 66% 28% 6% 182
Houston Metro Area 54% 36% 10% 198
Los Angeles Metro Area 71% 21% 8% 443
Miami Metro Area 60% 31% 10% 220
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 63% 27% 10% 155
New York City Metro Area 70% 23% 7% 836
Philadelphia Metro Area 73% 20% 7% 329
Phoenix Metro Area 68% 24% 8% 178
Pittsburgh Metro Area 56% 34% 10% 112
Providence Metro Area 71% 23% 6% 180
Riverside, CA Metro Area 67% 26% 6% 160
San Diego Metro Area 66% 23% 11% 123
San Francisco Metro Area 77% 18% 5% 223
Seattle Metro Area 80% 12% 8% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 67% 25% 7% 126
Tampa Metro Area 63% 30% 7% 147
Washington, DC Metro Area 71% 23% 6% 366

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