Views about human evolution among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm by views about human evolution

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more good than harm who say humans…

Metro area Evolved; due to natural processes Evolved; due to God's design Evolved; don't know how Always existed in present form Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 242. 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 35% 24% 2% 35% 4% 242
Baltimore Metro Area 52% 21% 2% 22% 3% 133
Boston Metro Area 56% 19% 5% 16% 4% 294
Chicago Metro Area 45% 25% 3% 26% 2% 489
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 31% 29% 6% 33% 2% 296
Detroit Metro Area 37% 23% 2% 30% 9% 186
Houston Metro Area 31% 25% 2% 40% 1% 239
Los Angeles Metro Area 47% 22% 3% 25% 2% 609
Miami Metro Area 37% 26% 4% 30% 3% 262
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 47% 25% 5% 21% 3% 196
New York City Metro Area 43% 23% 4% 25% 4% 1,021
Philadelphia Metro Area 40% 25% 3% 28% 3% 409
Phoenix Metro Area 47% 23% 1% 25% 3% 167
Pittsburgh Metro Area 43% 24% 4% 23% 6% 119
Providence Metro Area 42% 21% 4% 31% 1% 195
Riverside, CA Metro Area 31% 29% 4% 33% 3% 189
San Diego Metro Area 47% 20% 6% 25% 3% 169
San Francisco Metro Area 57% 19% 3% 19% 3% 338
Seattle Metro Area 61% 13% 6% 19% 1% 207
St. Louis Metro Area 30% 30% 3% 29% 8% 138
Tampa Metro Area 43% 18% 4% 31% 4% 159
Washington, DC Metro Area 48% 26% 5% 20% 1% 576

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