The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

Condition of Nation's Economy Over the Next Year by Mode 1980-2016


  '80 '82 '84 '86 '88 '90 '92 '94 '96 '98 '00 '02 '04 '06 '08 '10 '12 '12F '12W '14 '16 '16F '16W
Get Better 30
(422)
39
(509)
29
(587)
21
(435)
23
(437)
11
(209)
32
(748)
29
(496)
25
(425)
24
(295)
23
(406)
** 37
(426)
** 28
(325)
** 42
(2405)
43
(822)
41
(1583)
** 25
(1062)
30
(309)
24
(754)
Stay About the Same 40
(563)
40
(526)
51
(1040)
56
(1136)
55
(1031)
31
(580)
49
(1158)
55
(951)
62
(1039)
57
(711)
58
(1017)
** 46
(535)
** 41
(478)
** 43
(2469)
44
(845)
42
(1624)
** 53
(2221)
51
(531)
54
(1689)
Get Worse 31
(439)
21
(278)
20
(413)
23
(474)
22
(415)
58
(1106)
19
(442)
17
(286)
13
(221)
19
(235)
18
(318)
** 17
(199)
** 31
(361)
** 15
(865)
13
(250)
16
(615)
** 22
(909)
19
(198)
23
(711)
N 1424 1313 2040 2045 1883 1895 2348 1733 1685 1241 1741 0 1160 0 1164 0 5739 1917 3823 0 4192 1038 3154

Percentage Within Study Year
F indicates face-to-face mode only
W indicates web/Internet mode only
Table 4E.2. by Mode