The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

How to Use                                                                                            List of Tables



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


  % OF GROUP: '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Males 27 ** 24 24 30 ** 27
Females 25 ** 16 24 26 ** 26
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Whites non-Hispanic 28 ** 22 26 31 ** 29
Black non-Hispanic 3 ** 1 1 4 ** 3
Hispanic ** ** ** ** ** ** 13
Race oth/mult non-Hisp ** ** ** ** ** ** 0
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Grade Sch./Some High Sch. 12 ** 8 7 11 ** 15
High School Diploma 27 ** 19 23 29 ** 27
Some College, no Degree 47 ** 31 45 43 ** 38
College Degree/ Post-grad 45 ** 44 46 45 ** 35
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Income 0-16 Percentile 10 ** 4 11 14 ** 18
Income 17-33 Percentile 19 ** 12 20 22 ** 20
Income 34-67 Percentile 28 ** 18 22 27 ** 31
Income 68-95 Percentile 36 ** 30 36 38 ** 31
Income 96-100 Percentile 45 ** 40 55 45 ** 37
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Professionals 39 ** 35 ** 39 ** 34
White Collar 35 ** 27 ** 37 ** 34
Blue Collar 21 ** 13 ** 21 ** 20
Unskilled 9 ** 11 ** 6 ** 11
Farmers 25 ** 20 ** 27 ** 28
Housewives 24 ** 16 ** 25 ** 26
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Union Households 23 ** 13 ** 23 ** 21
Non-Union Households 27 ** 22 ** 30 ** 29
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
South 21 ** 22 26 25 ** 26
Nonsouth 28 ** 19 23 29 ** 27
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Born 1991 or later ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1975-1990 ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1959-1974 ** ** ** ** ** ** **
Born 1943-1958 ** ** ** ** 19 ** 26
Born 1927-1942 25 ** 22 26 28 ** 29
Born 1911-1926 29 ** 26 27 29 ** 27
Born 1895-1910 28 ** 14 18 29 ** 23
Born before 1895 17 ** 11 20 21 ** 25
  '56 '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68
Democrats (incl leaners) 19 ** 15 15 18 ** 18
Independents 26 ** 17 27 25 ** 24
Republicans (incl leaners) 37 ** 29 38 50 ** 42
  '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
....................

Table 4A.2.2
Source: The American National Election Studies
Link to the ASCII text version of this table
NOTE: variable used for race grouping has changed. See Table 1A.3

(Table generated: 26OCT15)