Views about size of government among adults who say humans always existed in present form by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among adults who say humans always existed in present form by views about size of government

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who would rather have…

Metro area Smaller government; fewer services Bigger government; more services Depends Don't know Sample Size
Sample size = 186. 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 56% 42% < 1% 2% 186
Chicago Metro Area 48% 49% 2% 1% 206
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area 60% 35% 1% 3% 248
Detroit Metro Area 56% 39% 3% 3% 127
Houston Metro Area 49% 47% 3% 1% 191
Los Angeles Metro Area 39% 53% 4% 4% 277
Miami Metro Area 34% 61% 2% 2% 123
New York City Metro Area 34% 60% 2% 3% 436
Philadelphia Metro Area 46% 50% 2% 2% 196
Phoenix Metro Area 69% 31% 1% < 1% 120
Riverside, CA Metro Area 51% 44% 4% 1% 130
Tampa Metro Area 60% 35% 2% 3% 112
Washington, DC Metro Area 38% 57% 1% 4% 202

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