National defense -- version y
Variable: natarmsy
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 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)?
I. National defense

Year Availability
Available in 22 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
1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
87 123 119 211 134 116 65 96 94 233 231 254 351 477 445 413 268 243 241 392 525 341
192 302 332 475 291 312 294 425 315 676 648 667 618 591 538 478 345 408 395 436 487 449
185 320 254 454 277 287 297 195 355 464 438 436 348 280 388 554 367 330 298 381 365 325
23 36 29 63 51 45 27 30 31 73 86 85 87 57 37 61 36 49 41 53 53 42
12 2 6 13 10 9 15 15 12 38 60 9 4 2 3 2 3 0 1 2 0 3
974 751 730 603 718 768 674 756 799 1508 1441 1381 1409 1358 1401 3002 1004 1014 998 1274 1437 1188
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 21616
Missing cases 40850