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

% of adults who read scripture 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 = 232. 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 47% 46% 5% 1% 232
Chicago Metro Area 42% 52% 5% 1% 225
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 50% 42% 6% 2% 281
Detroit Metro Area 50% 44% 2% 3% 125
Houston Metro Area 47% 48% 2% 3% 199
Los Angeles Metro Area 39% 55% 5% 2% 316
Miami Metro Area 36% 56% 7% 1% 162
New York City Metro Area 34% 59% 4% 3% 455
Philadelphia Metro Area 33% 63% 3% 1% 198
Phoenix Metro Area 54% 34% 4% 8% 148
Riverside, CA Metro Area 50% 47% 1% 2% 138
San Diego Metro Area 41% 51% 3% 5% 100
Tampa Metro Area 55% 38% 5% 3% 106
Washington, DC Metro Area 37% 54% 5% 4% 258

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