Belief in Heaven among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by belief in heaven

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who …in heaven

Generational cohort Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 1,783. 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.
Younger Millennial 64% 30% 5% 1,783
Older Millennial 63% 31% 6% 2,169
Generation X 68% 26% 6% 3,527
Baby Boomer 69% 23% 7% 6,471
Silent 70% 22% 8% 2,772
Greatest 65% 26% 9% 304

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