Most Important Problem Facing the Country Today (February 2011)

Most Important Problem Facing the Country Today (February 2011)

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categorycolumn-1
The economy22%
Federal spending/national debt19%
Unemployment/jobs16%
Political corruption/leadership 10%
Health care5%
Education5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
The economy29%16%17%
Federal spending/national debt5%24%29%
Unemployment/jobs24%14%9%
Political corruption/leadership 5%16%13%
Health care7%5%4%
Education7%7%2%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
The economy8%27%19%
Federal spending/national debt37%19%29%
Unemployment/jobs6%14%8%
Political corruption/leadership 17%12%11%
Health care3%2%5%
Education1%6%1%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
The economy35%25%29%
Federal spending/national debt4%8%4%
Unemployment/jobs19%23%27%
Political corruption/leadership 4%7%4%
Health care10%6%7%
Education10%5%6%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
The economy25%25%19%
Federal spending/national debt4%12%29%
Unemployment/jobs28%18%10%
Political corruption/leadership 5%8%12%
Health care9%4%4%
Education9%5%2%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
The economy20%21%17%
Federal spending/national debt26%30%29%
Unemployment/jobs15%8%9%
Political corruption/leadership 9%12%15%
Health care5%5%1%
Education5%1%1%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
The economy33%14%20%
Federal spending/national debt2%10%2%
Unemployment/jobs22%36%27%
Political corruption/leadership 5%4%9%
Health care14%3%5%
Education8%13%6%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
The economy29%20%15%
Federal spending/national debt5%26%34%
Unemployment/jobs25%12%7%
Political corruption/leadership 6%8%17%
Health care8%4%1%
Education7%2%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
The economy19%30%27%
Federal spending/national debt24%5%12%
Unemployment/jobs14%21%17%
Political corruption/leadership 10%6%8%
Health care5%9%5%
Education5%4%6%

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categoryMaleFemale
The economy22%22%
Federal spending/national debt22%16%
Unemployment/jobs15%17%
Political corruption/leadership 12%7%
Health care4%6%
Education4%5%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
The economy29%20%18%
Federal spending/national debt14%21%24%
Unemployment/jobs17%17%11%
Political corruption/leadership 8%8%15%
Health care5%5%5%
Education6%5%1%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
The economy11%19%25%17%25%28%
Federal spending/national debt7%21%19%14%19%21%
Unemployment/jobs22%12%17%23%17%16%
Political corruption/leadership 8%11%9%11%8%5%
Health care0%8%4%0%4%4%
Education8%2%4%7%9%5%

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