Generational cohort among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services by generational group

% of adults who would rather have a bigger government with more services who are…

Metro area Younger Millennial Older Millennial Generation X Baby Boomer Silent Greatest Sample Size
Sample size = 189. 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 21% 15% 33% 24% 5% 1% 189
Baltimore Metro Area 12% 20% 27% 31% 9% < 1% 107
Boston Metro Area 23% 18% 28% 23% 7% 1% 203
Chicago Metro Area 17% 16% 30% 27% 9% < 1% 367
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 16% 16% 35% 26% 7% < 1% 244
Detroit Metro Area 14% 18% 32% 29% 8% < 1% 149
Houston Metro Area 21% 17% 35% 23% 5% < 1% 191
Los Angeles Metro Area 17% 19% 29% 28% 7% < 1% 498
Miami Metro Area 19% 13% 32% 24% 8% 4% 248
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 19% 17% 27% 29% 8% < 1% 123
New York City Metro Area 15% 18% 30% 27% 8% 2% 898
Philadelphia Metro Area 20% 10% 28% 30% 10% 2% 299
Phoenix Metro Area 15% 17% 39% 22% 7% < 1% 122
Providence Metro Area 16% 10% 29% 36% 8% 1% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 20% 17% 30% 25% 8% < 1% 164
San Diego Metro Area 21% 16% 34% 22% 6% 1% 140
San Francisco Metro Area 14% 17% 29% 31% 8% 1% 252
Seattle Metro Area 19% 18% 32% 24% 7% < 1% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 17% 14% 24% 35% 9% < 1% 101
Tampa Metro Area 17% 8% 31% 30% 13% 1% 129
Washington, DC Metro Area 10% 24% 31% 29% 6% < 1% 473

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