Views about same-sex marriage 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 same-sex marriage

% of adults who say that government aid to the poor does more harm than good who …same-sex marriage

Metro area Strongly favor/favor Oppose/strongly oppose 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 42% 52% 6% 235
Baltimore Metro Area 51% 45% 4% 102
Boston Metro Area 61% 32% 7% 181
Chicago Metro Area 57% 36% 7% 334
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 40% 52% 8% 318
Detroit Metro Area 43% 52% 5% 163
Houston Metro Area 39% 55% 6% 247
Los Angeles Metro Area 56% 37% 7% 399
Miami Metro Area 44% 45% 11% 189
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 38% 49% 13% 128
New York City Metro Area 51% 42% 7% 642
Philadelphia Metro Area 62% 30% 8% 274
Phoenix Metro Area 42% 47% 11% 210
Pittsburgh Metro Area 39% 50% 11% 119
Providence Metro Area 53% 41% 6% 137
Riverside, CA Metro Area 46% 48% 6% 163
San Diego Metro Area 54% 37% 9% 136
San Francisco Metro Area 45% 45% 10% 111
Seattle Metro Area 54% 36% 10% 109
St. Louis Metro Area 38% 53% 8% 118
Tampa Metro Area 44% 44% 12% 144
Washington, DC Metro Area 49% 42% 9% 291

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