Views about size of government among adults in Illinois by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among adults in Illinois by views about size of government

% of adults in Illinois who would rather have…

Generational cohortSmaller government; fewer servicesBigger government; more servicesDependsDon't knowSample size
Younger Millennial43%52%3%2%138
Older Millennial49%45%6%1%155
Generation X49%45%3%3%270
Baby Boomer54%39%2%6%470
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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