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

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good 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 = 235. 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 24% 31% 2% 39% 4% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 39% 22% 10% 25% 4% 102
Boston Metro Area 40% 26% 6% 25% 3% 181
Chicago Metro Area 31% 31% 3% 32% 3% 334
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 21% 27% 2% 47% 3% 318
Detroit Metro Area 31% 20% 2% 45% 2% 163
Houston Metro Area 28% 27% 2% 40% 2% 247
Los Angeles Metro Area 33% 23% 5% 34% 6% 399
Miami Metro Area 34% 33% 5% 25% 3% 189
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 20% 24% 6% 43% 7% 128
New York City Metro Area 33% 26% 6% 30% 5% 642
Philadelphia Metro Area 34% 26% 5% 31% 4% 274
Phoenix Metro Area 30% 30% 4% 34% 2% 210
Pittsburgh Metro Area 24% 32% 1% 42% 1% 119
Providence Metro Area 36% 29% 2% 31% 2% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 28% 15% 5% 47% 5% 163
San Diego Metro Area 42% 21% 3% 27% 7% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 54% 24% 2% 17% 3% 111
Seattle Metro Area 36% 27% 5% 30% 2% 109
St. Louis Metro Area 25% 34% 2% 39% < 1% 118
Tampa Metro Area 32% 22% 3% 39% 3% 144
Washington, DC Metro Area 25% 33% 3% 34% 6% 291

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