Views about government aid to the poor among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year by views about government aid to the poor

% of adults who feel a deep sense of wonder about the universe several times a year who say government aid to the poor…

State Does more harm than good Does more good than harm Neither/both equally Don't know Sample Size
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California 38% 59% 2% 1% 494
Florida 47% 45% 6% 2% 248
Georgia 44% 52% 3% 1% 104
Illinois 40% 57% 3% 1% 192
Massachusetts 43% 54% 2% 1% 100
Michigan 48% 49% 1% 2% 135
New Jersey 37% 54% 5% 3% 128
New York 33% 63% 2% 2% 263
North Carolina 49% 43% 4% 4% 127
Ohio 51% 47% 1% 1% 143
Pennsylvania 46% 47% 6% 2% 181
Texas 46% 48% 1% 5% 312
Virginia 52% 44% 3% < 1% 113

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