Belief in Heaven 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 belief in heaven

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

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/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 80% 15% 5% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 71% 17% 12% 102
Boston Metro Area 59% 28% 13% 181
Chicago Metro Area 78% 17% 5% 334
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 77% 16% 7% 318
Detroit Metro Area 77% 14% 9% 163
Houston Metro Area 80% 14% 6% 247
Los Angeles Metro Area 74% 17% 9% 399
Miami Metro Area 75% 17% 8% 189
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 77% 19% 4% 128
New York City Metro Area 73% 21% 6% 642
Philadelphia Metro Area 68% 24% 8% 274
Phoenix Metro Area 82% 13% 5% 210
Pittsburgh Metro Area 76% 21% 3% 119
Providence Metro Area 73% 24% 3% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 68% 25% 7% 163
San Diego Metro Area 73% 23% 5% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 64% 25% 11% 111
Seattle Metro Area 54% 34% 12% 109
St. Louis Metro Area 76% 19% 5% 118
Tampa Metro Area 66% 25% 9% 144
Washington, DC Metro Area 78% 17% 5% 291

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