Metro area among adults in Generation X by views about government aid to the poor (2014) Switch to: Views about government aid to the poor among adults in Generation X by metro area

% of adults in Generation X who are in the…

Views about government aid to the poorAtlanta Metro AreaBaltimore Metro AreaBoston Metro AreaChicago Metro AreaDallas/Fort Worth Metro AreaDetroit Metro AreaHouston Metro AreaLos Angeles Metro AreaMiami Metro AreaMinneapolis/St. Paul Metro AreaNew York City Metro AreaPhiladelphia Metro AreaPhoenix Metro AreaPittsburgh Metro AreaProvidence Metro AreaRiverside, CA Metro AreaSan Diego Metro AreaSan Francisco Metro AreaSeattle Metro AreaSt. Louis Metro AreaTampa Metro AreaWashington, DC Metro AreaSample size
Does more harm than good5%2%3%7%7%4%6%9%4%3%12%5%4%2%3%5%3%2%3%3%3%6%1,078
Does more good than harm4%2%5%8%5%3%4%9%4%3%15%6%2%1%2%2%2%6%3%2%2%9%1,461
Neither/both equally8%4%6%5%2%1%5%5%9%3%19%2%6%< 1%1%2%1%< 1%3%3%4%11%105
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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