Canadian Public Opinion Trends
Source Canadian Opinion Research Archive
http:///www.queensu.ca/cora/trends
Federal Government Spending: Aboriginal Peoples
Keeping in mind that increasing services could increase taxes, do you think the federal government is spending too much, just the right amount, or should be spending more on each of the following: Aboriginal Peoples.
Year Month Too
Much /
Less
Just
Right /
Same
Should Spend More/More DK/NA Valid N Variable Survey Firm
1998 October 36.6 38.6 16 8.8 2002 q40t EFC983 Environics
1999 September 36.2 39.2 15.2 9.3 2061 q17t EFC993 Environics
2000 September 39.5 41.4 19.1 - 1301 q5s EFC003 Environics
2001 September 36.8 38.3 24.9 - 1226 q7t EFC013 Environics
2003 Q3 34.1 43.1 20 2.8 1153 q10k EFC033 Environics
2004 Q3 28.6 43.8 26.1 1.4 1145 q21k EFC043 Environics
2006 Q3 28.1 41 28.7 1.3 1169 q31k EFC063 Environics
2007 Q3 29.1 42.8 24.6 3.5 1213 q38k EFC073 Environics
2008 Q3 22.4 43.9 30.3 3.3 722 q27k EFC083 Environics
2010 Q1 29.0 37.6 29.4 3.9 635 q35k EFC2010 Environics
Starting with EFC033, the wording of the question was changed to "Keeping in mind that increasing services could increase taxes, do you think the federal government should spend more, less or the same on each of the following?"