Views about size of government among baby Boomers by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing (2014) Switch to: Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among baby Boomers by views about size of government

% of baby Boomers who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeingSmaller government; fewer servicesBigger government; more servicesDependsDon't knowSample size
At least once a week56%37%4%3%8,193
Once or twice a month55%39%3%3%1,758
Several times a year56%36%3%5%1,165
Don't know46%35%7%12%174
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