Choice between reducing taxes or spending more
Variable: taxspend
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
Federal Government
,
Spending
,
Taxes
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

If the government had a choice between reducing taxes or spending more on social programs like health care, social security, and unemployment benefits, which do you think it should do? (We mean all taxes together, including social security, income tax, sales tax, and all the rest.) PLEASE CHECK ONE BOX ONLY.

Year Availability
Available in 1 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 Reduce taxes
2 Spend more on social programs
8 Cant choose
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1996
408
610
292
22
1572
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1018
Missing cases 61448