Most Important Problem Facing the Country Today (October 2010)

Most Important Problem Facing the Country Today (October 2010)

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categorycolumn-1
The economy34%
Unemployment/jobs18%
Federal spending/national debt13%
Political corruption/leadership9%
Health care5%
Immigration5%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
The economy40%29%32%
Unemployment/jobs24%22%12%
Federal spending/national debt2%15%21%
Political corruption/leadership6%12%8%
Health care9%0%2%
Immigration3%2%8%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
The economy31%43%28%
Unemployment/jobs6%7%17%
Federal spending/national debt31%17%19%
Political corruption/leadership10%1%9%
Health care0%3%3%
Immigration6%10%7%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
The economy25%44%41%
Unemployment/jobs24%25%24%
Federal spending/national debt3%3%1%
Political corruption/leadership10%4%6%
Health care18%12%5%
Immigration1%2%4%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
The economy44%37%31%
Unemployment/jobs21%22%15%
Federal spending/national debt1%7%20%
Political corruption/leadership6%7%10%
Health care7%9%2%
Immigration6%5%5%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
The economy39%28%28%
Unemployment/jobs19%14%13%
Federal spending/national debt12%23%22%
Political corruption/leadership8%9%11%
Health care3%1%2%
Immigration2%7%6%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
The economy47%42%35%
Unemployment/jobs16%29%18%
Federal spending/national debt2%0%3%
Political corruption/leadership3%7%15%
Health care10%4%7%
Immigration9%0%5%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
The economy39%37%29%
Unemployment/jobs25%13%11%
Federal spending/national debt1%20%21%
Political corruption/leadership5%2%15%
Health care8%5%0%
Immigration3%7%7%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
The economy29%41%46%
Unemployment/jobs17%23%23%
Federal spending/national debt16%2%8%
Political corruption/leadership11%5%4%
Health care3%10%4%
Immigration7%2%4%

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categoryMaleFemale
The economy30%38%
Unemployment/jobs19%17%
Federal spending/national debt17%9%
Political corruption/leadership10%7%
Health care3%6%
Immigration5%6%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
The economy40%32%33%
Unemployment/jobs19%19%15%
Federal spending/national debt12%14%13%
Political corruption/leadership6%8%13%
Health care6%4%5%
Immigration3%6%5%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
The economy27%39%29%27%37%41%
Unemployment/jobs33%18%18%16%16%14%
Federal spending/national debt15%13%12%13%16%17%
Political corruption/leadership0%6%9%30%7%10%
Health care5%6%5%0%3%3%
Immigration8%5%8%3%1%3%

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