U.S. Supercommittee - public view on the blame for the failure

This statistic shows the public opinion on the inability of the committee to reach an agreement regarding the U.S. debt. The survey was done on November 21, 2011 and gives additional information about the political orientation of the respondents. The majority of the American people, 55 percent, blame both, Republicans and Democrats, equally for the failure.

Who do you blame more for the inability of the committee to reach an agreement, the Republicans, the Democrats, or both equally?

All AmericansRepublicansIndependentsDemocrats
Republicans on the committee24%3%21%50%
Democrats on the committee15%34%9%6%
Both equally55%60%61%41%
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

November 2011

Region

United States

Survey time period

November 21, 2011

Number of respondents

1,001 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide information regarding the missing percentage points to 100 percent.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "U.S. public debt"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.