Income distribution among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer services by household income

% of adults who would rather have a smaller government with fewer 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 = 261. 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 18% 20% 33% 30% 261
Baltimore Metro Area 16% 20% 41% 23% 109
Boston Metro Area 22% 12% 32% 34% 203
Chicago Metro Area 20% 22% 32% 25% 372
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 21% 22% 33% 24% 327
Detroit Metro Area 33% 23% 25% 18% 172
Houston Metro Area 23% 14% 33% 31% 259
Los Angeles Metro Area 27% 12% 28% 33% 429
Miami Metro Area 21% 23% 30% 26% 158
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 19% 16% 34% 32% 171
New York City Metro Area 15% 16% 35% 34% 611
Philadelphia Metro Area 24% 17% 31% 28% 321
Phoenix Metro Area 28% 21% 33% 18% 230
Pittsburgh Metro Area 34% 26% 20% 19% 120
Providence Metro Area 17% 23% 38% 22% 154
Riverside, CA Metro Area 25% 26% 31% 18% 162
San Diego Metro Area 30% 8% 30% 32% 135
San Francisco Metro Area 21% 13% 28% 37% 154
Seattle Metro Area 25% 18% 25% 32% 140
St. Louis Metro Area 22% 22% 31% 24% 135
Tampa Metro Area 27% 31% 24% 18% 140
Washington, DC Metro Area 13% 18% 31% 38% 334

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