Views about size of government among adults in the Silent generation by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults in the Silent generation by views about size of government

% of adults in the Silent generation who would rather have…

Metro area Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
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Chicago Metro Area 57% 40% 2% 2% 142
Los Angeles Metro Area 56% 35% 1% 8% 181
New York City Metro Area 42% 44% 3% 12% 315
Philadelphia Metro Area 53% 37% 3% 6% 149

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