Belief in Hell among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by belief in hell

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

Metro area Believe Don't believe Other/don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 242. 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 58% 35% 7% 242
Baltimore Metro Area 43% 53% 4% 133
Boston Metro Area 30% 55% 15% 294
Chicago Metro Area 46% 45% 8% 489
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 61% 32% 7% 296
Detroit Metro Area 60% 34% 6% 186
Houston Metro Area 62% 31% 6% 239
Los Angeles Metro Area 45% 47% 7% 609
Miami Metro Area 51% 40% 8% 262
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 48% 44% 7% 196
New York City Metro Area 46% 44% 9% 1,021
Philadelphia Metro Area 46% 45% 10% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 40% 52% 8% 167
Pittsburgh Metro Area 59% 29% 12% 119
Providence Metro Area 37% 52% 11% 195
Riverside, CA Metro Area 59% 35% 6% 189
San Diego Metro Area 42% 47% 11% 169
San Francisco Metro Area 36% 59% 5% 338
Seattle Metro Area 29% 64% 8% 207
St. Louis Metro Area 59% 33% 8% 138
Tampa Metro Area 49% 40% 11% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 46% 48% 6% 576

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