The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

Do People in Government Waste Tax Money by Mode 1958-2016

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A Lot 43
(769)
** ** 47
(679)
** 59
(793)
69
(1034)
66
(1502)
74
(1862)
74
(2119)
77
(1767)
78
(1258)
66
(923)
65
(1244)
** 63
(1112)
67
(1305)
67
(1514)
70
(1239)
59
(885)
61
(782)
59
(902)
48
(624)
61
(643)
** 72
(1523)
** 71
(4168)
70
(1434)
71
(2735)
** 71
(3022)
72
(790)
71
(2232)
Some 42
(752)
** ** 44
(639)
** 34
(461)
26
(396)
30
(686)
22
(562)
20
(571)
19
(431)
18
(282)
29
(408)
29
(566)
** 33
(583)
30
(592)
30
(668)
27
(483)
39
(590)
34
(439)
38
(588)
49
(642)
37
(388)
** 26
(542)
** 26
(1533)
27
(553)
25
(980)
** 25
(1055)
25
(276)
25
(780)
Not Very Much 10
(183)
** ** 7
(95)
** 4
(55)
4
(54)
2
(53)
1
(34)
3
(82)
2
(38)
2
(32)
2
(32)
4
(69)
** 2
(43)
2
(37)
2
(41)
2
(34)
1
(22)
4
(45)
3
(39)
3
(43)
2
(21)
** 1
(30)
** 3
(178)
2
(43)
4
(135)
** 4
(166)
2
(27)
4
(139)
Don't Know 4
(70)
** ** 2
(34)
** 3
(34)
1
(18)
2
(41)
2
(57)
3
(94)
2
(55)
2
(35)
3
(40)
2
(41)
** 2
(30)
1
(28)
1
(26)
1
(13)
0
(3)
1
(12)
1
(12)
0
(2)
1
(8)
** 1
(14)
** 0
(24)
1
(24)
- ** 0
(4)
0
(4)
-
N 1774 0 0 1447 0 1343 1502 2282 2515 2866 2291 1607 1403 1920 0 1768 1962 2249 1769 1500 1278 1541 1311 1060 0 2109 0 5903 2054 3849 0 4247 1097 3151

Percentage Within Study Year
F indicates face-to-face mode only
W indicates web/Internet mode only
Table 5A.3. by Mode
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