Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 188. 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 31% 51% 1% 12% 4% 188
Baltimore Metro Area 41% 44% 5% 6% 4% 107
Boston Metro Area 63% 10% 4% 15% 8% 205
Chicago Metro Area 44% 28% 4% 21% 4% 374
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 38% 21% 4% 33% 4% 250
Detroit Metro Area 59% 32% < 1% 4% 4% 150
Houston Metro Area 19% 24% 5% 47% 5% 191
Los Angeles Metro Area 23% 9% 14% 51% 3% 504
Miami Metro Area 25% 23% 1% 48% 2% 250
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 73% 12% 8% 5% 2% 123
New York City Metro Area 38% 20% 11% 29% 2% 911
Philadelphia Metro Area 49% 34% 4% 9% 4% 297
Phoenix Metro Area 46% 11% 6% 34% 4% 123
Providence Metro Area 76% 6% < 1% 15% 3% 138
Riverside, CA Metro Area 20% 11% 7% 60% 1% 165
San Diego Metro Area 35% 7% 7% 49% 2% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 38% 12% 26% 19% 4% 257
Seattle Metro Area 61% 7% 15% 9% 7% 141
St. Louis Metro Area 68% 25% 3% 2% 1% 104
Tampa Metro Area 61% 12% 2% 25% 1% 130
Washington, DC Metro Area 38% 33% 7% 17% 5% 480

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