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What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: Gallup Poll (AIPO), Oct, 1976)


Subpopulation/Note: . Adds to more than 100% due to multiple responses
43%
Inflation/High cost of living/High prices/Economic situation

1%
High food prices

33%
Unemployment/Recession

1%
Energy problem, fuel shortages/ Energy policies

5%
Crime

1%
Drugs

7%
Dissatisfaction with government/Poor national leadership/Gov't not meeting people's needs/Unresponsive gov't.

2%
Lack of trust in government

2%
Corruption in government/Watergate

4%
Moral decline in society/Morality/ Lack of religion

1%
Middle East situation (in terms of war)

7%
International problems/Foreign aid/ Foreign affairs

2%
National defense/Future security

2%
Peace/War/Nuclear war

3%
Gov't spending too much for social programs/Welfare

1%
Race relations/Civil rights

2%
Poverty

1%
Problems of elderly

1%
Problems with Social Security (low payments, etc.)

1%
Inadequate/High cost of medical care

1%
Family problems/Child-rearing/ Parental discipline

1%
General unrest in the nation (general, non-specific)

1%
Big government/Too much gov't control, interference

1%
Labor unions/Strikes

1%
Lenient judicial system

1%
Apathy

2%
Government overspending

3%
Don't know/No answer

1%
Miscellaneous

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Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, October 8 - October 11, 1976 and based on 1,538 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USGALLUP.960.Q008A] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USAIPO1976-0960





WHAT DO YOU THINK IS THE MOST IMPORTANT PROBLEM FACING THIS COUNTRY TODAY? (Source: Gallup Poll (AIPO), Feb, 1975)


Subpopulation/Note: . ADDS TO MORE THAN 100% DUE TO MULTIPLE RESPONSES
1%
SOUTHEAST ASIA SITUATION (IN TERMS OF WAR)

1%
CIVIL RIGHTS

1%
PEACE, WAR

5%
INTERNATIONAL PROBLEMS

7%
DISSATISFACTION IN GOVERNMENT

1%
CORRUPTION IN GOVERNMENT

56%
HIGH COST OF LIVING

4%
HIGH FOOD PRICES

1%
WELFARE

5%
CRIME

1%
TEENAGE PROBLEMS

3%
MORAL DECLINE IN SOCIETY

4%
RELIGION (LACK OF)

1%
SUPREME COURT

1%
UNIONS

1%
LACK OF TRUST IN GOVERNMENT

2%
GENERAL UNREST IN THE NATION

1%
YOUTH PROTESTS

1%
ECOLOGY

3%
LACK OF COMMUNICATION BETWEEN PEOPLE

1%
POVERTY

20%
UNEMPLOYMENT

1%
FAMILY PROBLEMS

7%
ENERGY CRISIS

1%
PROBLEMS WITH ELDERLY

2%
DRUGS

2%
MISCELLANEOUS

iPOLL
Dataset is available using RoperExpress VIEW DATASET ABSTRACT


Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, February 28 - March 3, 1975 and based on 1,576 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USGALLUP.924.Q05A] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USAIPO1975-0924







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