Show Of Hands asked: 12/11/2012
When faced with big decisions, do you tend to take the safer option or the option with more risk but bigger "upside"?
More safe More upside
More safe More upside
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More safe More upside
66% 34%
10,862 Votes
66% 34%
Gender
MF
62% 6120 small pie chart
73% 4123 small pie chart
Age
<2121-40>40 70%65%67%
70% 17 small pie chart
65% 4841 small pie chart
67% 5070 small pie chart
Income
<50k50-100k>100k 67%68%62%
67% 2964 small pie chart
68% 2951 small pie chart
62% 2691 small pie chart
Party
DemocratRepublicanIndependentLibertarian 70%65%65%62%
70% 2505 small pie chart
65% 3169 small pie chart
65% 2771 small pie chart
62% 708 small pie chart
Alaska (44 votes)
81% 19%
Alaska
(44 votes)
81% 19%
Alabama
(145 votes)
61% 39%
Arkansas
(116 votes)
72% 28%
Arizona
(238 votes)
68% 32%
California
(1078 votes)
66% 34%
Colorado
(293 votes)
62% 38%
Connecticut
(110 votes)
64% 36%
Wash. D.C.
(20 votes)
55% 45%
Delaware
(22 votes)
68% 32%
Florida
(535 votes)
64% 36%
Georgia
(319 votes)
62% 38%
Guam
(5 votes)
20% 80%
Hawaii
(29 votes)
48% 52%
Iowa
(97 votes)
75% 25%
Idaho
(70 votes)
82% 18%
Illinois
(427 votes)
67% 33%
Indiana
(271 votes)
67% 33%
Kansas
(108 votes)
68% 32%
Kentucky
(142 votes)
66% 34%
Louisiana
(113 votes)
62% 38%
Mass.
(256 votes)
69% 31%
Maryland
(174 votes)
70% 30%
Maine
(44 votes)
75% 25%
Michigan
(333 votes)
64% 36%
Minnesota
(233 votes)
67% 33%
Missouri
(228 votes)
68% 32%
Mississippi
(50 votes)
68% 32%
Montana
(43 votes)
65% 35%
N. Carolina
(290 votes)
67% 33%
N. Dakota
(31 votes)
58% 42%
Nebraska
(84 votes)
71% 29%
N. Hampshire
(51 votes)
74% 26%
New Jersey
(262 votes)
64% 36%
New Mexico
(49 votes)
61% 39%
Nevada
(104 votes)
62% 38%
New York
(457 votes)
66% 34%
Ohio
(516 votes)
70% 30%
Oklahoma
(142 votes)
68% 32%
Oregon
(230 votes)
66% 34%
Penn.
(474 votes)
67% 33%
Puerto Rico
(4 votes)
75% 25%
R. Island
(40 votes)
75% 25%
S. Carolina
(145 votes)
70% 30%
South Dakota
(26 votes)
69% 31%
Tennessee
(253 votes)
68% 32%
Texas
(859 votes)
64% 36%
Utah
(190 votes)
64% 36%
Virginia
(355 votes)
70% 30%
Virgin Is.
(1 votes)
100%
Vermont
(17 votes)
64% 36%
Washington
(380 votes)
71% 29%
Wisconsin
(216 votes)
67% 33%
W. Virginia
(53 votes)
71% 29%
Wyoming
(26 votes)
38% 62%
Last updated: 2022-01-19T06:51:28+00:00