V5: 4.RAISE TAX=BAL DEFICIT?
4. Do you think it is necessary for the government to raise taxes in order to help balance the federal budget deficit, or not?
|1||YES, NECES RAISE TAXES||176||34.6%|
|2||NO, NOT NECES TO RAISE||327||64.4%|
Based upon 508 valid cases out of 508 total cases.
- mean: 1.71
- median: 2.00
- mode: 2.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 8
- standard deviation: 0.79
Location: 9-9 (width: 1; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Budget Agreement Poll, September 1990.
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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.