Should govt help pay for medical care?
Variable: helpsick
Module:
Core
Subject:
Federal Government
,
Health
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Look at CARD BE. In general, some people think that it is the responsibility of the government in Washington to see to it that people have help in paying for doctors and hospital bills. Others think that these matters are not the responsibility of the federal government and that people should take care of these things themselves.
A. Where would you place yourself on this scale, or haven't you made up your mind on this?

Year Availability
Available in 23 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 Govt should help
2
3 Agree with both
4
5 People help selves
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
532 413 347 416 549 264 314 266 321 297 503 518 473 539 287 280 665 471 402 384 412 587 528
188 300 269 292 353 214 231 229 250 234 420 403 423 402 175 175 367 252 224 228 311 364 306
423 504 506 462 610 345 310 270 271 332 620 622 610 586 308 274 634 384 422 410 533 599 448
115 162 176 164 141 85 78 67 93 98 217 198 185 194 65 66 166 125 142 153 175 190 129
195 161 111 93 121 64 77 39 58 65 185 126 158 109 63 69 132 99 136 122 209 156 117
31 53 40 36 39 21 21 26 20 23 53 51 56 57 13 11 25 32 45 39 46 55 33
6 6 24 7 6 4 4 2 4 8 13 7 6 9 1 1 0 2 6 2 1 3 2
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 31182
Missing cases 31284