Survey: SHOH38

There has been a lot of discussion recently in the press and in Congress about backlogs and other problems with the government disability benefits programs. When deciding who qualified for disability benefits, do you think the government has been too strict, too generous or about right?

Answers: ( respondents)
Too strict 20%
Too generous 24%
About right 28%
Don't know 22%
Other 6%

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NOTE: The number of respondents to an individual question may vary from the number of respondents to the entire survey, as some items are restricted based on previous answers. The poll has an overall 4 percentage point margin of error, although the margin increases when examining attitudes among smaller groups within the survey. The margin for women only, for example, is 6 percent.