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

% of adults in Virginia who would rather have…

Generational cohortSmaller government; fewer servicesBigger government; more servicesDependsDon't knowSample size
Older Millennial47%48%2%4%124
Generation X58%39%2%1%193
Baby Boomer59%35%3%2%319
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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