Q14: MOST IMPORTANT ISSUE

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 ABORTION 432.3%
2 POVERTY / HOMELESSNESS 100.5%
3 ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION / IMMIGRANTS 10.1%
4 GUNS 251.4%
5 ENVIRONMENT 60.3%
6 RACISM / RACE/ RELATIONS 30.2%
7 AIDS 20.1%
8 CHILD CARE/DAY CARE 40.2%
9 INTOLERANCE/NON-RACIAL PREJUDICE/HATRED 00.0%
10 MISC. GOVT. PROGRAMS 40.2%
11 EDUCATION 18510.0%
12 ELDERLY 70.4%
13 WELFARE 20.1%
14 MEDICARE, MEDICAID 150.8%
15 PUBLIC WORKS: ROADS, PARKS, ETC. 10.1%
16 SOCIAL SECURITY 181.0%
17 HEALTH CARE 824.4%
20 MISC. FOREIGN AFFAIRS 00.0%
21 FOREIGN POLICY 10.1%
22 NUCLEAR 00.0%
23 DEFENSE/ MILITARY 00.0%
24 WAR 00.0%
25 SPECIFIC COUNTRY/PERSON 20.1%
26 FOREIGN AID/ATTENTION TO DOMESTIC AFFAIRS 00.0%
30 MISC. GOVERNMENT ISSUES 40.2%
31 JUSTICE SYSTEM/JUDGES 10.1%
32 POLITICIANS / GOVERNMENT 10.1%
33 FIX GOVERNMENT 00.0%
34 DEMOCRATS / CLINTON ADMINISTRATION / BILL CLINTON 90.5%
35 PARTISAN POLITICS 20.1%
36 REPUBLICANS 60.3%
37 CAMPAIGN FUNDRAISING 10.1%
38 THE PRESIDENT/BILL CLINTON/LEADERSHIP 00.0%
39 BIG GOVERNMENT/BUREAUCRACY/GOVERNMENT DOING/SPENDI 40.2%
40 MISC. MORAL VALUES 30.2%
41 COMMUNITY - LACK OF UNITY 00.0%
42 RELIGIOUS VALUES 00.0%
44 FAMILY BREAKDOWN, SINGLE PARENTS 00.0%
45 FAMILY VALUES 100.5%
50 MISC. ECONOMIC ISSUES 60.3%
51 "ECONOMY" 362.0%
52 BUDGET DEFICIT /NATIONAL DEBT 50.3%
53 JOBS AND UNEMPLOYMENT 191.0%
54 TAXES/IRS 633.4%
55 INCOME GAP 20.1%
56 FOREIGN TRADE 00.0%
57 $ FOR BILLS, MAKING ENDS OF MEET, COST OF LIVING 00.0%
58 AGRICULTURE 30.2%
59 WORLD ECONOMY 00.0%
60 MISC. ILLEGAL ACTIVITIES 00.0%
Missing Data
. - 46125.0%
Total 1,845 100%

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Based upon 1,384 valid cases out of 1,845 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 63.72
  • median: 87.00
  • mode: 99.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 99
  • standard deviation: 37.95

Location: 63-64 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: New York Times New York State Poll, June 2000 .

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