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What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: CBS News/New York Times Poll, Sep, 1981)


35%
Economy, general

23%
Inflation

7%
Unemployment

7%
Other domestic

7%
USSR/War and peace

2%
Morality

3%
Government size and taxes

3%
Other foreign policy

1%
Energy

3%
Other

9%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by CBS News/New York Times, September 22 - September 27, 1981 and based on 1,479 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USCBSNYT.092881.R08A] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USCBSNYT1981-SEPT





What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: ABC News/Washington Post Poll, Jun, 1983)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = less than .5 percent
31%
Unemployment

28%
Inflation/high cost living/economy

3%
Crime

6%
Moral decline

1%
Taxes

5%
dissatisfaction with government

10%
Internatl. probs./for. pol./relations with nations

1%
Race relations/civil rights probs/probs of Blacks

*
Energy

12%
Other

2%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by ABC News/Washington Post, June 15 - June 19, 1983 and based on 1,501 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USABCWP.76.R01] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USABCWASH1983-8075





What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: Gallup Poll, Feb, 2014)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = less than .5%. Adds to more than 100% due to multiple responses.
23%
Unemployment/Jobs

20%
Economy in general

8%
Federal budget deficit/Federal debt

2%
Gap between rich and poor

3%
Lack of money

2%
Wage issues

*
Corporate corruption

1%
Fuel/Oil prices

1%
Taxes

1%
High cost of living/Inflation

*
Foreign trade/Trade deficit

18%
Dissatisfaction with government/Congress/politicians; Poor leadership/Corruption/Abuse of power

15%
Poor healthcare/hospitals; High cost of healthcare

5%
Ethics/moral/religious/family decline; Dishonesty

4%
Education/Poor education/Access to education

3%
Poverty/Hunger/Homelessness

2%
Foreign aid/Focus overseas

6%
Immigration/Illegal aliens

1%
Environment/Pollution

1%
Race relations/Racism

1%
Wars/War (nonspecific)/Fear of war

2%
Crime/Violence

*
International issues, problems

2%
Judicial system/Courts/Laws

1%
Lack of military defense

2%
Welfare

1%
Lack of respect for each other

2%
National security

1%
Guns/Gun control

*
Care for the elderly/Medicare

*
Gay rights issues

*
Elections/Election reform

1%
Unifying the country

2%
Terrorism

*
Energy/Lack of energy sources

*
Children's behavior/Way they are raised

1%
Social Security

*
The media

*
Abortion

*
Drugs

*
Natural disaster response/Relief efforts

*
Situation/War in Afghanistan

*
War/conflict between Middle East nations

*
Situation in Iraq

4%
Other non-economic

3%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, February 6 - February 9, 2014 and based on 1,023 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. Interviews were conducted with respondents on landline telephones and cellular phones. The sample includes 50% landline and 50% cell phone respondents. [USGALLUP.051914TR.R01] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USAIPOGNS2014-02







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