Most Important Problem Facing the Country Today (February 2016)

Most Important Problem Facing the Country Today (February 2016)

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categorycolumn-1
The economy14%
National security/terrorism11%
Political corruption/leadership10%
Federal spending/national debt9%
Immigration8%
Income inequality6%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
The economy10%19%16%
National security/terrorism7%13%14%
Political corruption/leadership6%9%11%
Federal spending/national debt4%11%14%
Immigration4%8%12%
Income inequality13%0%1%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
The economy14%18%17%
National security/terrorism16%12%14%
Political corruption/leadership18%8%9%
Federal spending/national debt18%10%13%
Immigration12%10%14%
Income inequality1%1%0%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
The economy11%14%6%
National security/terrorism5%9%6%
Political corruption/leadership12%5%4%
Federal spending/national debt4%3%3%
Immigration0%9%3%
Income inequality16%6%15%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
The economy8%17%14%
National security/terrorism5%11%12%
Political corruption/leadership8%8%11%
Federal spending/national debt2%5%14%
Immigration1%6%13%
Income inequality23%3%1%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
The economy13%15%12%
National security/terrorism12%12%13%
Political corruption/leadership13%12%9%
Federal spending/national debt13%14%16%
Immigration10%12%17%
Income inequality2%0%0%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
The economy9%6%9%
National security/terrorism8%5%2%
Political corruption/leadership9%9%8%
Federal spending/national debt3%2%2%
Immigration0%3%1%
Income inequality22%17%33%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
The economy11%16%18%
National security/terrorism7%15%11%
Political corruption/leadership5%6%15%
Federal spending/national debt2%11%14%
Immigration4%14%13%
Income inequality14%0%0%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
The economy15%7%14%
National security/terrorism12%9%9%
Political corruption/leadership11%5%7%
Federal spending/national debt11%3%5%
Immigration9%2%9%
Income inequality5%10%5%

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categoryMaleFemale
The economy16%12%
National security/terrorism7%13%
Political corruption/leadership8%11%
Federal spending/national debt11%6%
Immigration10%6%
Income inequality7%5%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
The economy16%12%15%
National security/terrorism9%12%10%
Political corruption/leadership8%8%16%
Federal spending/national debt5%10%12%
Immigration7%8%8%
Income inequality8%5%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
The economy10%10%16%14%16%16%
National security/terrorism6%13%11%12%11%7%
Political corruption/leadership8%8%12%6%11%10%
Federal spending/national debt11%7%10%7%10%6%
Immigration10%9%5%10%9%6%
Income inequality7%4%4%2%8%9%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
The economy14%13%15%12%
National security/terrorism7%9%11%15%
Political corruption/leadership6%10%10%10%
Federal spending/national debt8%5%12%6%
Immigration5%6%9%11%
Income inequality9%8%4%4%

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