Views about size of government among adults who attend services weekly or more by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who attend services weekly or more by views about size of government

% of adults who attend services weekly or more who would rather have…

Metro area Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 227. 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 49% 50% 1% 1% 227
Boston Metro Area 43% 44% 4% 9% 125
Chicago Metro Area 52% 43% 2% 3% 290
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 50% 43% 2% 5% 281
Detroit Metro Area 57% 35% 4% 4% 123
Houston Metro Area 45% 52% 2% 2% 222
Los Angeles Metro Area 38% 55% 4% 4% 340
Miami Metro Area 34% 59% 6% 2% 176
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area 60% 36% 1% 3% 119
New York City Metro Area 35% 59% 2% 5% 576
Philadelphia Metro Area 53% 42% 1% 4% 248
Phoenix Metro Area 69% 29% 2% < 1% 148
Providence Metro Area 51% 40% 1% 8% 118
Riverside, CA Metro Area 48% 50% 1% 1% 134
San Diego Metro Area 45% 49% 2% 3% 104
San Francisco Metro Area 31% 57% 8% 4% 101
Tampa Metro Area 60% 36% 3% 1% 113
Washington, DC Metro Area 46% 48% 3% 3% 282

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