Income distribution among adults in California by views about size of government (2014) Switch to: Views about size of government among adults in California by household income

% of adults in California who have a household income of…

Views about size of government Less than $30,000 $30,000-$49,999 $50,000-$99,999 $100,000 or more Sample Size
Sample size = 1,539. 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.
Smaller government; fewer services 28% 18% 27% 28% 1,539
Bigger government; more services 44% 19% 19% 18% 1,424
Depends 34% 15% 28% 24% 118
Don't know 28% 26% 29% 18% 104

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