Wages in the U.S.: public opinion on impact of higher minimum wage on job market 2013

This statistic presents the results of a phone survey by Reason-Rupe among American adults in December 2013. Survey respondents were asked how they thought raising the minimum wage would affect the job market. Some 39 percent of respondents said that raising the minimum wage would reduce the number of jobs.

Do you think raising the minimum wage would reduce the number of jobs, increase the number of jobs, or have no impact on the number of jobs?

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Release date

December 2013

Region

United States

Survey time period

December 4 to 8, 2013

Number of respondents

1,105 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

from all 50 states and the District of Columbia

Method of interview

Telephone interview

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