Immigrant status 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 immigrant status

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

Metro area Immigrants Second generation Third generation or higher 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 11% 8% 81% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 5% 7% 87% 128
Boston Metro Area 20% 15% 66% 289
Chicago Metro Area 19% 16% 65% 485
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 19% 9% 72% 295
Detroit Metro Area 8% 9% 83% 184
Houston Metro Area 28% 13% 59% 239
Los Angeles Metro Area 38% 22% 40% 601
Miami Metro Area 47% 19% 34% 256
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 9% 9% 82% 195
New York City Metro Area 32% 18% 50% 1,004
Philadelphia Metro Area 10% 10% 80% 405
Phoenix Metro Area 15% 11% 74% 167
Pittsburgh Metro Area 1% 11% 88% 116
Providence Metro Area 13% 19% 68% 194
Riverside, CA Metro Area 28% 16% 56% 185
San Diego Metro Area 35% 15% 50% 165
San Francisco Metro Area 32% 14% 54% 334
Seattle Metro Area 16% 12% 72% 205
St. Louis Metro Area 7% 6% 87% 136
Tampa Metro Area 16% 15% 69% 158
Washington, DC Metro Area 26% 11% 64% 566

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