Views about government aid to the poor among adults who meditate at least once a week by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who meditate at least once a week by views about government aid to the poor

% of adults who meditate at least once a week who say government aid to the poor…

Metro area Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 227. 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 43% 48% 5% 3% 227
Baltimore Metro Area 43% 48% 7% 2% 104
Boston Metro Area 33% 60% 3% 5% 156
Chicago Metro Area 37% 58% 4% 1% 368
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 44% 49% 5% 2% 301
Detroit Metro Area 35% 60% 2% 3% 147
Houston Metro Area 41% 54% 2% 2% 237
Los Angeles Metro Area 37% 56% 6% 2% 456
Miami Metro Area 34% 58% 6% 1% 241
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 33% 58% 9% < 1% 123
New York City Metro Area 34% 59% 4% 3% 708
Philadelphia Metro Area 33% 64% 2% 1% 288
Phoenix Metro Area 52% 39% 3% 6% 177
Pittsburgh Metro Area 42% 52% 3% 3% 102
Providence Metro Area 44% 50% 3% 3% 150
Riverside, CA Metro Area 48% 50% 1% 2% 166
San Diego Metro Area 35% 55% 7% 4% 145
San Francisco Metro Area 22% 70% 3% 5% 177
Seattle Metro Area 39% 55% 3% 2% 118
St. Louis Metro Area 40% 55% 5% < 1% 116
Tampa Metro Area 45% 51% 4% < 1% 138
Washington, DC Metro Area 28% 64% 5% 3% 366

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