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Q18F: SOCIAL SECURITY PROGRAM

How about the Social Security program? Should spending for that program be increased, decreased or left about the same? [IF INCREASE/DECREASE, PROBE:] Is that increased/decreased a great deal or increased/decreased somewhat?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 INCREASE GREAT DEAL 28719.1%
2 INCREASE SOMEWHAT 44029.3%
3 STAY SAME 67044.5%
4 DECREASE SOMEWHAT 291.9%
5 DECREASE GREAT DEAL 654.3%
8 DK/NO OPINION 110.7%
9 NA/REFUSED 20.1%
Total 1,504 100%

Based upon 1,504 valid cases out of 1,504 total cases.

Summary Statistics

Location: 30-30 (width: 1; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Poll, February 1986.

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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.