Help minorities--govt position
Variable: hlpminfg
Module:
Core
Subject:
Race
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Some people feel that the government in Washington should make every possible effort to improve the social and economic position of blacks and other minority groups, even if it means giving them preferential treatment.
(Suppose these people are at one end of the scale at point number 1.) Others feel that the government should not make any special effort to help minorities because they should help themselves. (Suppose these people are at the other end, at point 7. And of course, some other people have opinions somewhere in between at points (2, 3, 4, 5, or 6.) ENTER CODE IN BOXES.
B. Where would you place what the federal government is doing at the present time?

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
0 Havent thought much
1 Govt help
2
3
4
5
6
7 Help selves
-1 Not applicable
8 Don't know
9 No answer
1980
61
245
278
254
221
140
99
51
0
113
6
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1349
Missing cases 61117