Income distribution 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 household income

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

Metro area Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 178. 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 39% 22% 23% 16% 178
Boston Metro Area 30% 21% 19% 31% 181
Chicago Metro Area 40% 21% 23% 16% 331
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 51% 17% 18% 14% 229
Detroit Metro Area 52% 14% 27% 7% 133
Houston Metro Area 49% 20% 23% 8% 174
Los Angeles Metro Area 45% 19% 18% 18% 439
Miami Metro Area 51% 18% 20% 12% 216
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 24% 20% 26% 30% 115
New York City Metro Area 44% 17% 20% 19% 785
Philadelphia Metro Area 37% 19% 25% 19% 268
Phoenix Metro Area 41% 13% 32% 14% 111
Providence Metro Area 34% 24% 29% 12% 122
Riverside, CA Metro Area 48% 18% 24% 11% 145
San Diego Metro Area 46% 16% 22% 16% 127
San Francisco Metro Area 25% 23% 21% 31% 228
Seattle Metro Area 35% 21% 28% 16% 133
Tampa Metro Area 45% 23% 16% 16% 114
Washington, DC Metro Area 26% 16% 27% 31% 435

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