Canadian Public Opinion Trends
Source Canadian Opinion Research Archive
http:///www.queensu.ca/cora/trends
Federal Government Spending: Support to Farmers
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: support to farmers.
Year Month Too Much Just Right Should Spend More DK/NA Valid N Variable Survey Firm
1987 May 8.2 32.8 48.2 10.7 2019 q44o EFC872 Environics
1988 May 7.9 36.9 48.5 6.7 2053 q67o EFC883 Environics
1989 December 13.1 39.7 37.1 10.1 2006 q45o EFC894 Environics
1990 October 9.6 35.3 48.3 6.8 2019 q16o EFC904 Environics
1991 October 11.5 33.4 45.1 9.9 2003 q33o EFC914 Environics
1992 November 13.6 39.4 38.4 8.6 2022 q59o EFC924 Environics
1993 December 15.5 43.9 31.1 9.5 2002 q28o EFC934 Environics
1994 December 18.6 43.4 28.1 9.9 1996 q16o EFC944 Environics
1995 December 17.7 43.1 26.5 12.7 2005 q52o EFC954 Environics
1996 Q4 12 43.5 26.7 17.8 2000 q9o EFC964 Environics
1997 December 11.1 44.2 32.6 12.2 2022 q16o EFC974 Environics
1998 October 8.8 46.4 32.2 12.5 2002 q40o EFC983 Environics
1999 September 8.7 38.3 43.6 9.4 2061 q17o EFC993 Environics
2000 September 10.9 36.8 52.3 - 1274 q5n EFC003 Environics
2001 September 9.1 34.2 56.7 - 1253 q7o EFC013 Environics
2003 Q3 10.7 38 48.4 2.8 1158 q10m EFC033 Environics
2004 Q3 9.1 38.6 51.5 0.8 1173 q21m EFC043 Environics
2005 Q3 7.9 37.7 53.1 1.3 1126 q17m EFC053 Environics
2006 Q3 9.7 37.3 51.2 1.8 1173 q31m EFC063 Environics
2007 Q3 11.0 41.6 45.3 2.1 1189 q38m EFC073 Environics
2008 Q3 8.7 39.1 49.8 2.4 737 q27m EFC083 Environics
2010 Q3 9.7 38.5 48.8 3.1 652 q35m 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?"