Govt spending on defense
Variable: sparms
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
Federal Government
,
Spending
,
Taxes
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Listed below are various areas of government spending. Please indicate whether you would like to see more or less government spending in each area. Remember that if you say "much more," it might require a tax increase to pay for it.
E. The military and defense.

Year Availability
Available in 5 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 Spend much more
2 Spend more
3 Spend same
4 Spend less
5 Spend much less
8 Cant choose
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1985 1990 1996 2006 2016
49 37 61 189 184
77 120 211 356 421
237 422 585 542 479
183 340 315 315 196
92 217 106 95 87
21 36 19 18 12
18 45 35 3 11
857 155 1572 2992 1477
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 5916
Missing cases 56550