Frequency of feeling spiritual peace and wellbeing among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by region (2014) Switch to: Region among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by frequency of feelings of spiritual wellbeing

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who feel a sense of spiritual peace and wellbeing…

Region At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 3,510. 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.
Northeast 52% 16% 10% 21% 1% 3,510
South 62% 14% 9% 14% 1% 5,902
Midwest 54% 17% 10% 18% 1% 3,575
West 55% 16% 11% 17% 1% 4,372

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