Frequency of reading scripture 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 frequency of reading scripture

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

Metro area At least once a week Once or twice a month Several times a year Seldom/never 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 48% 13% 7% 31% < 1% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 33% 15% 11% 39% 1% 102
Boston Metro Area 19% 10% 10% 61% < 1% 181
Chicago Metro Area 27% 14% 10% 48% 1% 334
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 45% 12% 12% 31% < 1% 318
Detroit Metro Area 35% 6% 7% 50% 1% 163
Houston Metro Area 39% 15% 7% 39% < 1% 247
Los Angeles Metro Area 30% 10% 8% 51% < 1% 399
Miami Metro Area 34% 14% 10% 43% < 1% 189
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 31% 8% 11% 50% < 1% 128
New York City Metro Area 27% 7% 7% 58% 1% 642
Philadelphia Metro Area 25% 8% 5% 61% 1% 274
Phoenix Metro Area 35% 9% 8% 46% 2% 210
Pittsburgh Metro Area 24% 8% 6% 61% < 1% 119
Providence Metro Area 26% 12% 4% 58% 1% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 41% 12% 10% 35% 1% 163
San Diego Metro Area 28% 10% 12% 49% 1% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 26% 11% 6% 56% < 1% 111
Seattle Metro Area 30% 11% 11% 48% < 1% 109
St. Louis Metro Area 37% 5% 11% 47% < 1% 118
Tampa Metro Area 37% 3% 9% 51% < 1% 144
Washington, DC Metro Area 32% 11% 5% 52% < 1% 291

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