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What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: Gallup Poll, Sep, 1988)


12%
Budget deficit

12%
Economy (general)

9%
Unemployment

12%
Other

11%
Drugs

9%
War, international

7%
Poverty

16%
Other

12%
No opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, September 9 - September 11, 1988 and based on 1,003 telephone interviews. Sample: National--Registered voters. [USGALLUP.092888.R2] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS





In your opinion, what do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: ABC News/Washington Post Poll, Jan, 1987)


10%
Unemployment

9%
Federal Budget Deficit

7%
Other economic reason

2%
Taxes

2%
Inflation

2%
Crime

4%
Moral decline

8%
Drugs

1%
Race relations/civil rights/problems of blacks

1%
Quality of education

1%
Health care/health care system

4%
Iran/Contra scandal

8%
Nuclear war/threat of war

6%
International problems/foreign policy/ relations with other nations

1%
Communism/Soviet Union

1%
Problems in the Middle East

3%
Reagan

1%
Terrorism

5%
Poverty/hunger

3%
Dissatisfaction with government

1%
AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)

16%
Other

3%
Don't Know/No Opinion

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Methodology: Conducted by ABC News/Washington Post, January 13 - January 19, 1987 and based on 1,505 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USABCWP.87JAN.Q02] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USABCWASH1987-6927







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