The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

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Government Support for Health Care 1956-1968
PERCENT AMONG DEMOGRAPHIC GROUPS WHO RESPONDED :      'Govt. help'


  % OF GROUP: '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Males 56 ** 59 63 51 ** 54
Females 52 ** 61 60 49 ** 50
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Whites non-Hispanic 52 ** 57 59 46 ** 48
Black non-Hispanic 80 ** 91 88 81 ** 84
Hispanic ** ** ** ** ** ** 75
Race oth/mult non-Hisp ** ** ** ** ** ** 100
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 69 ** 77 78 64 ** 67
High School Diploma 52 ** 58 60 49 ** 50
Some College, no Degree 37 ** 48 46 35 ** 40
College Degree/ Post-grad 32 ** 35 42 37 ** 45
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Income 0-16 Percentile 65 ** 88 75 65 ** 66
Income 17-33 Percentile 63 ** 67 65 52 ** 57
Income 34-67 Percentile 51 ** 58 61 52 ** 48
Income 68-95 Percentile 47 ** 47 53 40 ** 46
Income 96-100 Percentile 40 ** 53 40 34 ** 42
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Professionals 39 ** 43 ** 36 ** 48
White Collar 47 ** 50 ** 42 ** 42
Blue Collar 60 ** 68 ** 59 ** 59
Unskilled 68 ** 76 ** 69 ** 67
Farmers 64 ** 67 ** 59 ** 53
Housewives 54 ** 64 ** 51 ** 50
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Union Households 57 ** 65 ** 55 ** 56
Non-Union Households 53 ** 58 ** 48 ** 51
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
South 62 ** 62 59 50 ** 54
Nonsouth 51 ** 59 62 50 ** 51
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1959-1974 ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1943-1958 ** ** ** ** 65 ** 48
Born 1927-1942 52 ** 58 55 47 ** 47
Born 1911-1926 51 ** 52 61 48 ** 51
Born 1895-1910 56 ** 66 67 54 ** 62
Born before 1895 62 ** 76 65 53 ** 54
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Democrats (incl leaners) 63 ** 65 70 60 ** 63
Independents 48 ** 60 56 48 ** 53
Republicans (incl leaners) 42 ** 52 48 29 ** 34
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Liberals ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Moderates ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Conservatives ** ** ** ** ** ** **

    ___   (underline) indicates 50 or fewer total respondents within group
    **     indicates question not asked or no cases within group
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Table 4A.2.1
Source: The American National Election Studies
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NOTE: variable used for race grouping has changed. See Table 1A.3

(Table generated: 26OCT15)