Immigrant status among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by immigrant status

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

State Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher Sample Size
Sample size = 163. Visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire. 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.
Alabama 8% 3% 89% 163
Alaska 11% 10% 79% 106
Arizona 22% 13% 65% 207
Arkansas 8% 2% 90% 121
California 43% 18% 39% 1,614
Colorado 20% 8% 72% 185
Connecticut 23% 13% 64% 149
Delaware 17% 6% 78% 124
District of Columbia 20% 6% 74% 203
Florida 32% 14% 53% 812
Georgia 12% 4% 83% 361
Hawaii 29% 13% 58% 120
Illinois 16% 12% 72% 503
Indiana 8% 8% 84% 227
Iowa 8% 5% 88% 109
Kentucky 6% < 1% 94% 153
Louisiana 6% 4% 90% 171
Maryland 19% 10% 71% 294
Massachusetts 21% 16% 63% 308
Michigan 10% 6% 84% 349
Minnesota 14% 6% 80% 195
Mississippi 3% < 1% 97% 111
Missouri 8% 4% 88% 196
Nevada 37% 18% 45% 103
New Hampshire 7% 10% 83% 100
New Jersey 33% 14% 53% 373
New Mexico 22% 7% 70% 132
New York 32% 20% 49% 921
North Carolina 11% 3% 85% 376
Ohio 7% 6% 87% 359
Oklahoma 14% 4% 82% 120
Oregon 13% 9% 78% 157
Pennsylvania 10% 7% 83% 462
Rhode Island 23% 9% 68% 122
South Carolina 7% 4% 89% 181
Tennessee 11% 5% 84% 203
Texas 34% 13% 53% 1,002
Vermont 4% 14% 82% 130
Virginia 18% 7% 75% 304
Washington 21% 11% 69% 268
Wisconsin 10% 6% 84% 197

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