Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #16384
 
1On a scale of 1 to 10, where 10 means you have the best possible health care, and 1 means you have the worst possible health care, how would you rate the quality of the health care you have today?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceType Of CoverageEducationIncomeEmployed Full TiParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian/OtNoneEmployerMedicareSelfNo HSHS GradSome ColCollege < $50K> $50KYesNoRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalWestern Eastern Metro Se
116%22%11%31%10%12%6%20%10%15%**25%23%66%5%5%2%**24%11%13%26%6%12%18%4%15%24%8%19%16%10%22%17%
24%5%4%0%10%2%2%6%2%4%**8%1%12%2%3%5%**2%6%4%7%2%3%5%1%2%9%8%2%3%2%12%3%
34%6%3%3%6%4%2%5%3%4%**0%0%7%3%2%7%**10%2%3%6%3%5%3%3%7%3%0%6%5%4%5%4%
44%7%2%0%10%3%2%5%2%1%**47%1%1%2%15%0%**0%9%1%8%1%2%5%0%11%2%0%2%13%12%2%1%
513%12%13%9%15%18%7%12%14%13%**0%19%5%13%15%21%**15%10%13%13%12%18%10%14%13%12%8%16%11%17%8%12%
610%4%15%18%5%8%5%11%7%11%**0%3%3%15%4%9%**13%9%10%7%12%16%6%16%8%4%5%14%7%13%9%8%
710%11%10%13%11%5%13%12%8%11%**7%13%1%9%13%28%**3%16%10%8%13%9%10%9%11%11%9%6%20%5%9%13%
817%17%17%7%16%28%21%12%26%18%**7%13%4%23%15%16%**9%21%19%10%23%14%19%17%15%18%25%16%13%14%13%20%
912%10%14%7%11%13%21%9%16%11%**6%23%0%15%16%7%**10%10%15%6%17%12%12%15%10%10%16%12%8%8%13%13%
1010%8%12%11%7%6%20%9%12%12%**0%4%1%14%12%5%**14%6%12%9%11%9%11%21%8%6%21%7%2%15%6%9%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%33%22%15%63%37%82%3%6%10%20%48%21%10%5%20%38%37%47%53%35%64%26%32%38%27%43%24%27%19%54%
Averages5.95.46.45.25.66.27.45.46.76.14.23.95.92.17.06.56.34.35.36.06.34.86.96.05.97.25.75.27.15.65.36.15.16.0
 
 
2On a scale of 1 to 10, where 10 means you understand what is in the new law completely, and 1 means you have absolutely no idea what is in the new law, how well do you understand the new law?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceType Of CoverageEducationIncomeEmployed Full TiParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian/OtNoneEmployerMedicareSelfNo HSHS GradSome ColCollege < $50K> $50KYesNoRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalWestern Eastern Metro Se
129%24%34%34%30%24%25%32%25%30%**12%26%47%24%30%17%**34%31%20%34%24%28%28%45%14%31%30%30%23%27%42%25%
214%12%16%20%10%13%14%15%13%15%**33%1%2%18%8%30%**12%22%9%13%15%16%13%15%6%16%16%12%18%15%12%14%
310%9%10%10%8%10%13%9%11%10%**0%15%6%12%10%2%**11%13%6%9%10%11%9%6%17%6%9%10%6%6%7%12%
46%4%8%4%6%10%5%5%8%7%**0%5%5%7%7%2%**5%3%10%8%4%7%5%3%7%6%4%8%5%6%13%3%
511%11%11%11%7%13%16%9%14%13%**1%1%12%9%14%9%**22%9%8%10%12%12%11%13%13%9%15%10%6%11%13%10%
67%9%5%10%4%6%6%7%6%7%**0%0%11%5%5%8%**2%4%12%8%6%3%9%3%6%10%2%11%6%4%2%10%
74%4%4%2%5%4%5%4%4%4%**6%1%3%4%3%6%**2%2%8%4%4%6%3%4%5%3%7%3%4%8%2%3%
85%7%3%0%4%12%8%2%10%5%**1%9%5%3%5%18%**2%2%11%2%8%5%5%3%6%7%4%6%5%5%3%6%
99%9%9%9%13%5%5%11%5%6%**0%44%8%12%4%7%**6%7%13%3%14%9%9%5%11%11%9%9%11%6%4%12%
105%10%1%0%12%4%3%6%4%3%**47%0%1%4%15%1%**3%10%3%8%3%3%7%2%15%1%4%1%15%13%0%4%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%33%22%15%63%37%82%3%6%10%20%48%21%10%5%20%38%37%47%53%35%64%26%32%38%27%43%24%27%19%54%
Averages4.14.73.53.34.74.34.04.14.23.84.56.05.63.64.14.44.42.93.53.75.03.74.53.94.33.15.33.94.03.94.84.53.04.3
 
 
3On a scale of 1 to 10, where 10 means you will have access to the best possible care, and 1 means you will have access to the worst possible care how would you rate the quality of the health care that will be available to you under the new law?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceType Of CoverageEducationIncomeEmployed Full TiParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian/OtNoneEmployerMedicareSelfNo HSHS GradSome ColCollege < $50K> $50KYesNoRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalWestern Eastern Metro Se
120%23%17%23%19%21%16%21%19%19%**1%39%39%17%11%17%**17%18%19%21%19%23%18%26%5%28%30%18%11%19%32%16%
210%6%14%8%10%11%10%9%11%10%**4%13%2%13%9%10%**8%17%4%7%11%11%9%22%3%6%17%10%1%8%10%10%
39%9%9%8%8%9%11%8%10%10%**6%0%5%10%9%9%**9%7%11%10%8%8%10%18%4%8%18%7%3%13%8%7%
45%3%7%6%4%5%4%5%4%5%**0%6%1%6%5%3%**8%3%4%3%6%3%6%4%2%5%4%8%1%8%5%3%
519%15%23%17%22%17%17%20%17%18%**33%12%14%22%19%12%**21%21%17%21%17%29%13%20%21%17%18%20%16%17%13%22%
65%3%6%5%3%6%5%4%6%5%**0%0%3%6%3%3%**6%2%8%6%4%7%4%4%8%3%2%5%7%2%11%4%
75%7%4%8%5%1%8%6%4%7%**1%0%16%2%6%2%**3%3%10%7%4%0%8%1%4%10%1%9%4%2%5%7%
811%15%8%13%6%15%16%9%15%12%**7%7%8%7%15%32%**11%11%13%8%15%9%13%2%16%15%6%10%22%8%4%16%
99%10%7%7%10%10%7%8%9%8%**1%21%7%11%4%9%**9%8%10%5%12%6%10%3%17%5%3%8%17%8%6%9%
108%10%6%4%14%4%6%9%5%4%**47%1%5%5%17%4%**9%11%4%11%4%4%10%1%18%4%1%5%18%14%5%5%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%33%22%15%63%37%82%3%6%10%20%48%21%10%5%20%38%37%47%53%35%64%26%32%38%27%43%24%27%19%54%
Averages4.95.24.64.75.14.75.14.94.94.86.57.34.04.44.75.65.43.15.14.95.14.94.94.45.23.16.94.63.24.96.85.04.15.1
 
 
4Should the state of Washington sue to attempt to repeal the part of the law that requires everyone to have health insurance?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+RaceType Of CoverageEducationIncomeEmployed Full TiParty AffiliationIdeologyRegion
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicAsian/OtNoneEmployerMedicareSelfNo HSHS GradSome ColCollege < $50K> $50KYesNoRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberalWestern Eastern Metro Se
Yes44%42%47%39%46%48%47%42%48%47%**12%54%41%49%41%37%**44%46%39%43%45%48%42%74%17%44%72%44%18%44%53%41%
No40%43%38%39%44%39%38%41%39%36%**87%43%42%39%46%37%**30%38%52%39%42%40%41%18%61%41%22%45%57%42%29%44%
Not Sure15%15%15%22%11%13%15%16%14%17%**2%2%17%12%13%25%**26%15%9%18%13%12%17%8%21%15%6%11%24%14%18%15%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%30%33%22%15%63%37%82%3%6%10%20%48%21%10%5%20%38%37%47%53%35%64%26%32%38%27%43%24%27%19%54%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.