Views about government aid to the poor among immigrants by state (2014) Switch to: State among immigrants by views about government aid to the poor

% of immigrants 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 36% 57% 4% 3% 821
Florida 36% 56% 6% 1% 386
Illinois 29% 63% 2% 5% 120
Massachusetts 36% 61% 1% 2% 101
New Jersey 34% 58% 4% 4% 166
New York 38% 54% 6% 3% 369
Texas 41% 50% 5% 4% 448

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