Quality of persons in military
Variable: milqual
Module:
Core
Subject:
Military
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

As you know, this country stopped the military draft in 1972. Since that time we have relied on volunteers. Now I'd like to ask you a few questions about our armed forces.
A. How would you rate the quality of the men and women now serving in the armed forces? Would you say the quality of personnel is excellent, good, not so good, or poor? (Just your own opinion based on what you've heard or read.)

Year Availability
Available in 3 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 Excellent
2 Good
3 Not so good
4 Poor
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1982 1983 1984
110 134 161
843 877 832
558 355 335
180 108 56
149 121 69
20 4 20
0 0 0
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 4549
Missing cases 57917