Views about size of government among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation by views about size of government

% of adults who say that right or wrong depends on the situation who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 2,529. 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.
Younger Millennial 41% 55% 1% 2% 2,529
Older Millennial 41% 52% 3% 4% 2,907
Generation X 45% 49% 3% 3% 4,583
Baby Boomer 45% 47% 3% 4% 7,620
Silent 51% 39% 4% 7% 3,540
Greatest 50% 33% 7% 9% 371

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