Views about government aid to the poor among adults in New Jersey by immigrant status (2014) Switch to: Immigrant status among adults in New Jersey by views about government aid to the poor

% of adults in New Jersey who say government aid to the poor…

Immigrant statusDoes more harm than goodDoes more good than harmNeither/both equallyDon't knowSample size
Second generation46%48%5%1%138
Third generation or higher39%56%2%3%563
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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