Views about government aid to the poor among immigrants by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among immigrants by views about government aid to the poor

% of immigrants who say government aid to the poor…

Metro areaDoes more harm than goodDoes more good than harmNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Chicago Metro Area27%66%2%5%100
Houston Metro Area40%55%4%1%100
Los Angeles Metro Area37%56%4%3%309
Miami Metro Area33%57%8%1%192
New York City Metro Area36%56%5%3%440
Washington, DC Metro Area32%62%4%3%177
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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