Solving problems of big cities
Variable: natcity
Module:
Core
Subject:
Federal Government
,
Spending
,
Split Ballots
,
United States
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

We are faced with many problems in this country, none of which can be solved easily or inexpensively. I'm going to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to name some of these problems, and for each one I'd like you to tell me whether you think we're spending too much money on it, too little money, or about the right amount. First (READ ITEM A) . . . are we spending too much, too little, or about the right amount on (ITEM)?
D. Solving the problems of the big cities

Year Availability
Available in 30 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Too little
2 About right
3 Too much
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
723 736 697 636 615 593 585 870 658 214 294 314 254 327 354 337 348 429 844 752 629 627 562 556 666 444 393 385 544 683
412 360 369 391 400 452 381 412 468 148 244 221 184 209 222 178 231 175 343 336 412 439 494 522 510 333 337 339 419 455
184 162 175 291 296 289 312 332 247 60 123 116 72 72 83 67 85 92 197 186 167 146 183 173 173 113 179 157 186 177
180 216 238 174 214 197 186 240 218 63 86 69 90 105 105 87 85 96 120 163 170 190 116 149 135 114 104 109 124 118
5 10 11 7 5 1 4 6 8 5 4 10 3 5 4 5 7 7 4 4 3 7 3 1 0 0 1 8 1 4
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 983 783 740 1216 763 769 698 761 807 1484 1463 1451 1408 1407 1411 3026 1019 1030 976 1264 1430
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 31560
Missing cases 30906