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What do you think is the most important foreign policy problem facing this country today? (Source: CBS News/New York Times Poll, Oct, 1984)


Subpopulation/Note: Registered voters (73%).
7%
Central America

1%
Terrorism

25%
War/Nuclear war

13%
Russia/Defense

3%
Foreign aid

4%
Foreign involvement

2%
Trade deficits

3%
Lebanon

3%
Weakness

4%
Other Mideast

3%
Other

32%
Don't know/No answer

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Methodology: Conducted by CBS News/New York Times, October 14 - October 17, 1984 and based on 1,809 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USCBSNYT.OC84-2.R088] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS DIPLOMACY

Dataset: USCBSNYT1984-OCT2





(Asked of respondents who mentioned more than one problem as among the most important facing the country in the previous question) Of these problems (Interest rates, military strength, inflation, social security, unemployment, foreign competition, government spending) which one is the most important? (Source: CBS News/New York Times Poll, Jan, 1983)


5%
Interest rates

6%
Military strength

12%
Inflation

11%
Social security

36%
Unemployment

5%
Foreign competition

22%
Government spending

3%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by CBS News/New York Times, January 16 - January 19, 1983 and based on 1,597 telephone interviews. Sample: National Adult. [USCBSNYT.012483.R09] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USCBSNYT1983-JAN







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