Views about size of government among third generation immigrants or higher by state (2014) Switch to: State among third generation immigrants or higher by views about size of government

% of third generation immigrants or higher who would rather have…

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Alabama 58% 36% 3% 3% 460
Alaska 56% 39% 2% 3% 251
Arizona 64% 32% 1% 3% 503
Arkansas 57% 38% 1% 4% 282
California 53% 38% 5% 4% 2,235
Colorado 54% 38% 5% 3% 403
Connecticut 54% 40% 3% 3% 252
Delaware 50% 42% 3% 4% 251
District of Columbia 21% 72% 4% 3% 212
Florida 56% 37% 3% 4% 1,363
Georgia 53% 41% 3% 4% 823
Hawaii 54% 37% 5% 3% 226
Idaho 67% 27% 3% 3% 282
Illinois 53% 40% 3% 3% 1,044
Indiana 60% 33% 3% 4% 584
Iowa 59% 36% 2% 3% 304
Kansas 69% 23% 3% 5% 273
Kentucky 55% 37% 4% 4% 414
Louisiana 54% 40% 3% 4% 417
Maine 63% 30% 4% 3% 251
Maryland 53% 41% 1% 5% 490
Massachusetts 50% 43% 3% 5% 474
Michigan 57% 36% 3% 4% 826
Minnesota 61% 32% 3% 4% 504
Mississippi 56% 39% 2% 3% 299
Missouri 62% 31% 2% 4% 571
Montana 66% 27% 3% 4% 284
Nebraska 72% 24% 2% 3% 264
Nevada 67% 25% 5% 2% 226
New Hampshire 64% 31% 2% 3% 249
New Jersey 50% 42% 4% 4% 563
New Mexico 47% 45% 4% 4% 246
New York 49% 44% 3% 4% 1,209
North Carolina 52% 41% 3% 4% 886
North Dakota 69% 26% 2% 3% 301
Ohio 59% 33% 3% 5% 971
Oklahoma 64% 31% 2% 2% 357
Oregon 57% 37% 2% 5% 345
Pennsylvania 58% 35% 3% 4% 1,160
Rhode Island 50% 41% 2% 7% 229
South Carolina 55% 38% 2% 5% 446
South Dakota 70% 25% 3% 2% 274
Tennessee 59% 34% 2% 5% 584
Texas 57% 35% 4% 4% 1,791
Utah 69% 24% 3% 4% 271
Vermont 49% 44% 4% 3% 246
Virginia 59% 36% 3% 3% 709
Washington 58% 35% 4% 4% 547
West Virginia 60% 30% 5% 5% 289
Wisconsin 62% 33% 2% 3% 516
Wyoming 73% 18% 1% 8% 287

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