Halting rising crime rate
Variable: natcrime
Module:
Core
Subject:
Crime
,
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)?
E. Halting the rising crime rate

Year Availability
Available in 31 of 32 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 2018
967 987 974 979 1002 982 1008 1341 1060 328 470 463 414 486 553 468 484 563 1131 965 842 827 758 796 897 601 581 573 755 945 771
368 346 345 316 339 385 304 322 385 119 207 196 135 165 150 147 203 163 241 330 392 454 473 490 456 296 328 319 371 354 285
70 72 81 118 90 93 88 105 76 22 41 34 25 28 36 27 36 39 93 97 96 76 90 72 95 68 71 68 106 90 77
92 76 84 76 93 66 63 79 70 15 29 32 19 33 24 29 25 29 39 45 47 44 35 41 35 39 32 37 41 45 52
7 3 6 10 6 6 5 13 8 6 4 5 10 6 5 3 8 5 4 4 4 8 2 2 1 0 2 1 1 3 3
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 1160
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 34402
Missing cases 28064