Attendance at religious services among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good by religious attendance

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good who attend religious services…

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month/a few times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 235. 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.
Atlanta Metro Area 44% 32% 24% < 1% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 34% 38% 28% < 1% 102
Boston Metro Area 23% 37% 40% < 1% 181
Chicago Metro Area 34% 33% 32% 1% 334
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 48% 31% 21% < 1% 318
Detroit Metro Area 30% 42% 27% < 1% 163
Houston Metro Area 42% 31% 27% < 1% 247
Los Angeles Metro Area 39% 36% 25% < 1% 399
Miami Metro Area 39% 35% 25% 1% 189
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 35% 31% 34% < 1% 128
New York City Metro Area 33% 37% 29% 1% 642
Philadelphia Metro Area 31% 32% 37% 1% 274
Phoenix Metro Area 36% 33% 31% < 1% 210
Pittsburgh Metro Area 31% 35% 34% < 1% 119
Providence Metro Area 32% 36% 32% < 1% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 38% 31% 31% < 1% 163
San Diego Metro Area 26% 41% 33% < 1% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 25% 39% 36% < 1% 111
Seattle Metro Area 28% 32% 40% 1% 109
St. Louis Metro Area 39% 33% 28% < 1% 118
Tampa Metro Area 37% 26% 37% < 1% 144
Washington, DC Metro Area 37% 32% 30% < 1% 291

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