Views about size of government among adults in the Midwest by generational group (2014) Switch to: Generational cohort among adults in the Midwest by views about size of government

% of adults in the Midwest who would rather have…

Generational cohort Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 725. 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 48% 48% 2% 2% 725
Older Millennial 49% 42% 4% 4% 896
Generation X 61% 34% 2% 3% 1,485
Baby Boomer 59% 34% 3% 4% 2,854
Silent 64% 28% 4% 4% 1,258
Greatest 57% 24% 8% 12% 139

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