Party affiliation 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 political party

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

Metro area Republican/lean Rep. No lean Democrat/lean Dem. Sample Size
Sample size = 192. 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 13% 16% 70% 192
Baltimore Metro Area 4% 14% 82% 109
Boston Metro Area 13% 9% 78% 206
Chicago Metro Area 18% 16% 66% 377
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 20% 23% 57% 251
Detroit Metro Area 10% 16% 74% 151
Houston Metro Area 16% 19% 64% 195
Los Angeles Metro Area 17% 21% 62% 507
Miami Metro Area 12% 21% 67% 253
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 18% 6% 76% 125
New York City Metro Area 15% 18% 67% 925
Philadelphia Metro Area 14% 9% 77% 304
Phoenix Metro Area 14% 20% 66% 123
Providence Metro Area 16% 19% 65% 139
Riverside, CA Metro Area 18% 29% 53% 165
San Diego Metro Area 21% 18% 61% 140
San Francisco Metro Area 7% 17% 76% 260
Seattle Metro Area 12% 21% 67% 142
St. Louis Metro Area 13% 16% 71% 104
Tampa Metro Area 24% 12% 65% 131
Washington, DC Metro Area 9% 15% 77% 483

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