Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe 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 frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who feel a sense of wonder about the universe…

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never Don't know Sample Size
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Atlanta Metro Area 46% 18% 13% 21% 2% 242
Baltimore Metro Area 44% 15% 14% 27% < 1% 133
Boston Metro Area 47% 16% 11% 24% 2% 294
Chicago Metro Area 43% 16% 15% 24% 2% 489
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 50% 13% 15% 21% 2% 296
Detroit Metro Area 43% 19% 16% 21% 2% 186
Houston Metro Area 50% 14% 16% 17% 2% 239
Los Angeles Metro Area 47% 15% 17% 19% 2% 609
Miami Metro Area 53% 17% 8% 21% 1% 262
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 43% 20% 10% 26% < 1% 196
New York City Metro Area 51% 15% 13% 20% 1% 1,021
Philadelphia Metro Area 47% 20% 12% 20% 1% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 52% 18% 10% 20% < 1% 167
Pittsburgh Metro Area 38% 28% 10% 23% < 1% 119
Providence Metro Area 38% 23% 20% 19% < 1% 195
Riverside, CA Metro Area 51% 15% 13% 19% 3% 189
San Diego Metro Area 61% 11% 11% 15% 1% 169
San Francisco Metro Area 44% 18% 16% 20% 1% 338
Seattle Metro Area 46% 20% 14% 19% 1% 207
St. Louis Metro Area 48% 18% 11% 20% 3% 138
Tampa Metro Area 46% 14% 16% 23% 1% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 17% 16% 17% 1% 576

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