The ANES Guide to Public Opinion and Electoral Behavior

Are Government Officials Crooked by Mode 1958-2012


  '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
Quite a Few 24
(427)
** ** 29
(415)
** 25
(338)
32
(472)
36
(818)
45
(1130)
42
(1185)
39
(894)
47
(748)
** 32
(611)
** 40
(708)
48
(944)
46
(1023)
52
(909)
44
(656)
41
(520)
36
(558)
30
(386)
35
(372)
** 51
(1080)
** 64
(3536)
64
(1245)
64
(2291)
Not Many 44
(777)
** ** 49
(705)
** 52
(693)
49
(736)
45
(1031)
42
(1040)
40
(1137)
42
(944)
41
(659)
** 50
(945)
** 45
(789)
40
(782)
44
(973)
39
(685)
47
(701)
45
(580)
49
(748)
56
(722)
53
(566)
** 42
(879)
** 31
(1680)
28
(535)
32
(1145)
Hardly Any 26
(466)
** ** 18
(263)
** 19
(252)
16
(237)
14
(321)
10
(242)
13
(363)
13
(290)
9
(136)
** 14
(275)
** 11
(197)
9
(181)
9
(198)
8
(148)
9
(129)
12
(156)
13
(206)
14
(183)
10
(102)
** 6
(121)
** 4
(223)
5
(105)
3
(118)
Don't Know 6
(104)
** ** 4
(55)
** 4
(47)
3
(44)
4
(98)
3
(86)
5
(148)
6
(138)
4
(57)
** 4
(74)
** 4
(70)
3
(50)
2
(40)
1
(23)
1
(9)
1
(19)
2
(28)
0
(6)
2
(18)
** 1
(30)
** 1
(51)
3
(51)
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N 1774 0 0 1438 0 1330 1489 2268 2498 2833 2266 1600 0 1905 0 1764 1957 2234 1765 1495 1275 1540 1297 1058 0 2110 0 5490 1936 3553

Percentage Within Study Year
F indicates face-to-face mode only
W indicates web/Internet mode only
Table 5A.4. by Mode