How much income tax should rich pay?
Variable: progtax
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
Taxes
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Some people think those with high incomes should pay a larger proportion (percentage) of their earnings in taxes than those who earn low incomes. Other people think that those with high incomes and those with low incomes should pay the same proportion (percentage) of their earnings in taxes. Do you think those with high incomes should pay a much larger proportion, pay a larger proportion, pay the same proportion as those who earn low incomes, pay a smaller proportion. pay a much smaller proportion?

Year Availability
Available in 2 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 Pay much more
2 Pay more
3 All pay same
4 Pay less
5 Pay much less
8 Cant choose
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1985 1990
119 218
252 497
265 425
6 10
1 5
25 51
9 11
857 155
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1798
Missing cases 60668