Canadian Public Opinion Trends
Source Canadian Opinion Research Archive
http:///www.queensu.ca/cora/trends
Federal Government Spending: Transportation Services
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: transportation services.
Year Month Too Much Just Right Should Spend More DK/NA Valid N Variable Survey Firm
1987 May 10 64.3 17.7 7.9 2019 q44l EFC872 Environics
1988 May 8.7 64.4 19.4 7.5 2053 q67l EFC883 Environics
1989 December 13.1 56 24.6 6.3 2006 q45l EFC894 Environics
1990 October 8.8 60.2 25.3 5.7 2019 q16l EFC904 Environics
1991 October 12.7 58.6 21.5 7.2 2003 q33l EFC914 Environics
1992 November 14.3 61.7 16.9 7.1 2022 q59l EFC924 Environics
1993 December 14.2 62.7 16 7 2002 q28l EFC934 Environics
1994 December 16.8 59.3 16.5 7.4 1996 q16l EFC944 Environics
1995 December 16.9 58.8 14.9 9.5 2005 q52l EFC954 Environics
1996 Q4 11.2 61 17.8 10 2000 q9l EFC964 Environics
1997 December 12.3 56.3 21.3 10.1 2022 q16l EFC974 Environics
1998 October 10.7 58.2 21.7 9.4 2002 q40l EFC983 Environics
1999 September 9.7 59.2 23.1 8 2061 q17l EFC993 Environics
2000 September 9.4 47.9 42.7 1308 q5k EFC003 Environics
2001 September 6.1 42.6 51.3 1320 q7k EFC013 Environics
2003 Q3 8.5 36.5 54.1 0.9 1165 q10j EFC033 Environics
2004 Q3 6.4 36.1 57 0.5 1163 q21j EFC043 Environics
2005 Q3 6.5 31.5 61.6 0.4 1181 q17j EFC053 Environics
2006 Q3 5.1 34.3 59.8 0.8 1168 q31j EFC063 Environics
2007 Q3 6.8 32.9 58.9 1.3 1199 q38j EFC073 Environics
2008 Q3 3.6 35.1 60.5 0.8 752 q27j EFC083 Environics
2010 - 7.7 36.8 53.6 2.0 666 q35j 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?"