The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

Trust in Government Index by Mode 1958-2020


  '58 '60 '62 '64 '66 '68 '70 '72 '74 '76 '78 '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '06 '08 '10 '12 '12F '12W '14 '16 '16F '16W '18 '20
Average Score on Index 49 ** ** 52 61 45 39 38 29 30 29 27 31 38 47 34 29 29 26 32 34 36 43 37 ** 26 ** 22 24 21 ** 17 18 17 ** 17

F indicates face-to-face mode only
W indicates web/Internet mode only
Table 5A.5. by Mode