Views about size of government among adults ages 65 and older by frequency feeling a sense of wonder about the universe (2014) Switch to: Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe among adults ages 65 and older by views about size of government

% of adults ages 65 and older who would rather have…

Frequency of feeling wonder about the universe Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 4,474. 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.
At least once a week 57% 34% 3% 5% 4,474
Once or twice a month 58% 34% 3% 5% 1,182
Several times a year 59% 32% 3% 6% 1,122
Seldom/never 60% 31% 4% 5% 2,278
Don't know 55% 27% 7% 12% 271

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