Views about government aid to the poor among third generation immigrants or higher by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among third generation immigrants or higher by views about government aid to the poor

% of third generation immigrants or higher 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 = 417. 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 46% 47% 5% 2% 417
Baltimore Metro Area 38% 56% 4% 2% 209
Boston Metro Area 38% 56% 3% 2% 343
Chicago Metro Area 42% 53% 3% 1% 630
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 48% 46% 2% 3% 505
Detroit Metro Area 44% 51% 3% 2% 309
Houston Metro Area 52% 43% 3% 2% 360
Los Angeles Metro Area 39% 57% 4% 1% 551
Miami Metro Area 45% 51% 4% < 1% 205
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 42% 52% 6% < 1% 297
New York City Metro Area 34% 59% 5% 2% 958
Philadelphia Metro Area 38% 59% 2% 2% 578
Phoenix Metro Area 55% 40% 3% 3% 312
Pittsburgh Metro Area 49% 45% 4% 2% 219
Providence Metro Area 41% 53% 2% 4% 263
Riverside, CA Metro Area 49% 47% 3% 1% 231
San Diego Metro Area 49% 46% 4% 1% 191
San Francisco Metro Area 25% 69% 4% 1% 312
Seattle Metro Area 36% 59% 3% 2% 255
St. Louis Metro Area 47% 48% 4% 1% 242
Tampa Metro Area 45% 49% 3% 2% 231
Washington, DC Metro Area 37% 57% 3% 2% 632

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