Should govt do more or less?
Variable: helpnot
Module:
Core
Subject:
Federal Government
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Now look at CARD BD. Some people think that the government in Washington is trying to do too many things that should be left to individuals and private businesses. Others disagree and think that the government should Do even
more to solve our country's problems. Still others have opinions somewhere in between.
A. Where would you place yourself on this scale, or haven't you made up your mind on this?

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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Govt do more
2
3 Agree with both
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5 Govt does too much
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1975 1983 1984 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016 2018
371 198 204 180 328 137 134 118 139 138 235 229 202 213 129 137 339 226 205 199 223 329 231
161 175 184 185 260 138 147 135 149 156 271 239 231 226 93 86 199 174 165 147 174 210 219
433 574 537 604 657 392 390 364 395 401 709 722 749 709 431 381 859 539 498 530 624 754 644
173 280 241 228 241 141 159 133 148 162 358 324 339 331 123 123 288 175 189 171 258 273 207
245 258 204 189 220 128 131 95 111 155 325 304 282 313 108 126 250 194 257 242 342 292 190
104 110 79 81 104 60 72 54 70 39 98 100 105 95 27 22 51 53 58 45 65 92 68
3 4 24 3 9 1 2 0 5 6 15 7 3 9 1 1 3 4 5 4 1 4 4
0 0 0 0 0 484 502 473 500 549 981 979 921 921 1853 1936 2521 658 667 636 851 913 785
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 30399
Missing cases 32067