This chart ranks--from most courteous to least courteous---in 35 major cities!!! it's a Reader's Digest Global Courtesy Poll!!! Figures reflect the percentage of people in each city!!! who passed in each city!!! When multiple cities had identical scores, they are listed in alphabetical order!!!I was a bit suprised by New York, I'd always heard and thought they were amonst the least courteous!!! NEW YORK--USA--80% THESE ARE ALL IN PERCENTAGES% ZURICH, SWITZERLAND--77 TORONTO, CANADA-70 BERLIN, GERMANY-68 SAO PAULO, BRAZIL-68 ZAGREB, CROATIA-68 AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND-67 WARSAW, POLAND-67 MEXICO CITY, MEXICO-65 STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN-63 BUDAPEST, HUNGARY-60 MADRID, SPAIN-60 PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC-60 VIENNA, AUSTRIA-60 BUENOS, ARGENTINA-57 JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA-57 LISBON, PORTUAL-57 LONDON, UK-57 PARIS, FRANCE-57 AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS-52 HELSINKI, FINLAND-48 MANILA, PHILIPPINES-48 MILAN, ITALY-47 SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA-47 BANGKOK, THAILAND-45 HON KONG, CHINA-45 LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA-45 JARKARTA, INDONESIA-43 TAIPEI, TAIWAN-43 MOSCOW, RUSSIA-42 SINAPORE, CHINA-42 SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA-40 KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA-37 BUCHAREST, ROMANIA-35 MUMBAI, INDIA-32 SOURCE READERS DIGEST-this was done in restuarants-stores-on the street-public transportation-etc..