Views about size of government among adults with an education level of high school or less by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults with an education level of high school or less by views about size of government

% of adults with an education level of high school or less who would rather have…

Metro area Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 131. 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 40% 55% 1% 3% 131
Boston Metro Area 55% 38% 1% 6% 106
Chicago Metro Area 42% 51% 3% 4% 213
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 36% 58% 3% 3% 189
Detroit Metro Area 42% 53% 3% 1% 107
Houston Metro Area 42% 52% 3% 3% 136
Los Angeles Metro Area 30% 63% 4% 3% 302
Miami Metro Area 23% 66% 4% 8% 146
New York City Metro Area 29% 62% 3% 6% 449
Philadelphia Metro Area 43% 51% 3% 3% 207
Riverside, CA Metro Area 39% 57% 3% 1% 121
Washington, DC Metro Area 34% 61% < 1% 4% 146

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