Govt reduce income differences-version y
Variable: eqwlthy
Module:
Core
Subject:
Inequality Income
,
Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

B. Some people think that the income differences between the rich and the poor ought to be reduced, perhaps by raisingthe taxes of wealthy families or by giving income assistance to the poor. Others think that the government should not concern itself with reducing this income difference between the rich and the poor. Here is a card with a scale from 1 to 7. Think of a score of 1 as meaning that the government ought to reduce the income differences between rich and poor, and a score of 7 meaning that the government should not concern itself with reducing income differences. What score between 1 and 7 comes closest to the way you feel? (CIRCLE ONE):

Year Availability
Available in 1 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 Govt reduce diff
2
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7 No govt action
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1978
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62
144
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84
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84
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3
761
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 749
Missing cases 61717