Views about size of government among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by state (2014) Switch to: State among adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 by views about size of government

% of adults with a household income of $50,000-$99,999 who would rather have…

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Alabama 73% 23% 2% 2% 116
Arizona 66% 32% 2% < 1% 178
California 52% 40% 4% 4% 792
Colorado 60% 33% 3% 3% 125
Florida 56% 37% 4% 3% 470
Georgia 65% 30% 3% 2% 235
Illinois 60% 35% 2% 3% 348
Indiana 65% 29% 2% 4% 165
Iowa 61% 37% 2% 1% 104
Kentucky 66% 31% 1% 1% 111
Louisiana 74% 20% 5% 1% 111
Maryland 56% 37% 1% 6% 171
Massachusetts 57% 40% 1% 2% 166
Michigan 63% 34% 3% 1% 267
Minnesota 61% 29% 3% 8% 167
Missouri 70% 22% 2% 6% 147
Montana 71% 26% 2% 1% 100
New Jersey 56% 37% 4% 2% 206
New York 51% 41% 3% 5% 488
North Carolina 64% 31% 4% 1% 272
North Dakota 71% 25% 2% 2% 102
Ohio 67% 27% 3% 3% 274
Oregon 59% 35% 1% 5% 105
Pennsylvania 61% 33% 2% 3% 301
South Carolina 65% 27% 4% 3% 127
Tennessee 71% 22% < 1% 7% 157
Texas 62% 33% 3% 2% 595
Virginia 64% 32% 3% 1% 234
Washington 59% 39% < 1% 1% 171
Wisconsin 74% 24% < 1% 2% 189

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