Views about size of government among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 by views about size of government

% of adults with a household income of $30,000-$49,999 who would rather have…

Metro areaSmaller government; fewer servicesBigger government; more servicesDependsDon't knowSample size
Chicago Metro Area51%46%1%2%128
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area56%37%3%4%113
Los Angeles Metro Area30%60%3%7%141
New York City Metro Area37%59%3%2%232
Philadelphia Metro Area42%46%6%6%117
Washington, DC Metro Area46%51%< 1%3%106
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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