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What would you say is the single most important problem facing the United States today, that is, the one that you, yourself, are most concerned about? (Source: Wirthlin Quorum Survey, Oct, 1992)


Subpopulation/Note: . * = less than 1 percent
61%
Pocketbook/economy

19%
Social

4%
Foreign policy/peace

12%
Other

2%
Don't know

*
Refused

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Methodology: Conducted by Wirthlin Group, October 12 - October 14, 1992 and based on 1,040 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USWIRTH.92OCTA.R06] (View Citation)

Topics: MOOD





What do you think is the most important problem facing this country today? (Source: Gallup Poll, Jan, 1991)


15%
Economy (general)

2%
High cost of living/inflation

*
High cost of borrowing/interest rates

4%
Federal budget deficit/failure to balance budget

*
Trade deficit/trade relations/balance of trade

4%
Unemployment

3%
Recession/depression

1%
Other specific economic problem

9%
Drugs/drug abuse

1%
Crime

6%
Poverty/hunger/homelessness

1%
Environment/pollution

2%
Quality of education

5%
Ethics in society/moral decline

4%
Fear of war/nuclear war

1%
International problems

*
AIDS

3%
Dissatisfaction with government

5%
Other problems, non-economic

*
Oil crisis/fuel/cost of oil

25%
Iraq and Kuwait/Middle east crisis/ Persian Gulf crisis

*
Medicare increases/senior citizen's insurance

1%
Health care/hospitals/cost of health care

2%
Taxes

1%
Other

*
None

5%
Don't know/Refused

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Dataset is available using RoperExpress VIEW DATASET ABSTRACT


Methodology: Conducted by Gallup Organization, January 3 - January 6, 1991 and based on 1,006 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. [USGALLUP.122011.R04] (View Citation)

Topics: PROBLEMS

Dataset: USAIPOGNS1991-122011

Variable: Q4







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