Views about size of government among 18-29 year olds by state (2014) Switch to: State among 18-29 year olds by views about size of government

% of 18-29 year olds who would rather have…

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Arizona 52% 44% 2% 2% 116
California 38% 58% 2% 3% 663
Florida 38% 58% 2% 2% 308
Georgia 41% 55% 1% 2% 184
Illinois 44% 50% 4% 2% 214
Massachusetts 33% 61% 3% 3% 106
Michigan 49% 47% 2% 1% 168
Missouri 60% 36% < 1% 3% 116
New York 31% 65% 1% 2% 287
North Carolina 39% 55% 2% 4% 143
Ohio 50% 42% 2% 6% 156
Pennsylvania 43% 51% 1% 4% 173
Texas 43% 52% 2% 4% 480
Virginia 50% 47% 1% 2% 133
Washington 42% 52% 2% 3% 132

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