Racial and ethnic composition 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 race/ethnicity

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Metro area White Black Asian Latino Other/Mixed Sample Size
Sample size = 280. 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 74% 14% 1% 5% 6% 280
Baltimore Metro Area 80% 13% 1% 3% 3% 123
Boston Metro Area 92% 1% 2% 3% 3% 237
Chicago Metro Area 73% 6% 4% 15% 2% 424
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 69% 9% 2% 16% 5% 354
Detroit Metro Area 78% 13% 1% 3% 5% 194
Houston Metro Area 66% 10% 3% 18% 4% 285
Los Angeles Metro Area 49% 4% 16% 29% 2% 484
Miami Metro Area 53% 9% 1% 35% 3% 191
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 87% 3% 1% 4% 4% 191
New York City Metro Area 71% 9% 9% 10% 1% 708
Philadelphia Metro Area 82% 7% 3% 5% 3% 360
Phoenix Metro Area 77% 1% 2% 18% 3% 251
Pittsburgh Metro Area 95% 2% < 1% 1% 2% 142
Providence Metro Area 92% 2% < 1% 2% 3% 181
Riverside, CA Metro Area 62% 2% 7% 26% 4% 182
San Diego Metro Area 64% 2% 17% 12% 5% 150
San Francisco Metro Area 57% 1% 21% 18% 3% 170
Seattle Metro Area 79% 3% 10% 6% 2% 157
St. Louis Metro Area 85% 11% 1% 2% 1% 149
Tampa Metro Area 80% 9% 1% 6% 4% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 69% 14% 6% 7% 4% 370

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