Confidence in congress
Variable: conlegis
Module:
Core
Subject:
Confidence
,
Federal Government
,
Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence, or hardly any confidence at all in them?
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L. Congress

Year Availability
Available in 30 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 A great deal
2 Only some
3 Hardly any
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
352 253 198 205 291 197 136 241 158 123 238 284 153 174 137 180 73 154 146 200 227 117 115 209 126 125 87 93 112 81
883 874 872 869 927 963 779 1131 1016 622 892 1134 616 600 528 542 528 1006 893 1071 1044 553 497 1026 686 635 569 651 777 697
223 309 374 381 261 319 493 436 371 212 298 333 193 225 204 259 428 789 820 571 532 222 251 703 526 587 639 900 1036 745
39 45 43 39 44 48 58 43 47 19 37 65 33 34 28 29 25 49 61 62 85 19 12 49 25 26 39 41 30 36
7 3 3 5 7 5 2 9 7 13 5 3 2 2 2 7 3 13 5 7 8 1 1 2 2 4 4 2 1 4
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 484 0 0 484 502 473 500 549 981 979 921 921 1853 1936 2521 658 667 636 851 911 785
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 41183
Missing cases 21283