Views about government aid to the poor among Evangelical Protestants by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among Evangelical Protestants by views about government aid to the poor

% of Evangelical Protestants 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 = 169. 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 54% 41% 5% < 1% 169
Chicago Metro Area 46% 50% 3% < 1% 133
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 57% 37% 3% 3% 248
Houston Metro Area 62% 34% 2% 2% 148
Los Angeles Metro Area 52% 42% 4% 2% 196
New York City Metro Area 36% 59% 4% 2% 139
Phoenix Metro Area 58% 37% 2% 3% 104
Riverside, CA Metro Area 56% 39% 5% < 1% 115
Washington, DC Metro Area 42% 50% 1% 7% 113

Learn More: Does more harm than good, Does more good than harm