Govt spending on retirement benefits
Variable: spretire
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
Aged
,
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.
F. Retirement benefits.

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
80 142 166 370 239
197 408 474 589 603
270 471 496 422 440
71 85 99 87 65
18 26 26 20 16
25 46 33 30 14
16 39 38 0 13
857 155 1572 2992 1477
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 5880
Missing cases 56586