Research

November 5-6, 2013: Gallup Poll---Nationwide poll on raising the federal minimum wage

Topic: Economic Opportunity


Next, suppose that on Election Day you could vote on key issues as well as candidates. Would you vote for or against a law that would...raise the federal minimum wage to nine dollars an hour?

 

76% Vote for

 

22% Vote against

 

3% No opinion

 

Conducted by Gallup Organization, November 5 - November 6, 2013 and based on 1,040 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. Interviews were conducted with respondents on landline telephones and cellular phones. The sample includes 50% landline and 50% cell phone respondents. [USGALLUP.111113A.R01A]


(Next, suppose that on Election Day you could vote on key issues as well as candidates.) Would you vote for or against a law that would...raise the federal minimum wage to nine dollars an hour with automatic increases tied to the inflation rate?

 

69% Vote for

 

28% Vote against

 

3% No opinion

 

Conducted by Gallup Organization, November 5 - November 6, 2013 and based on 1,040 telephone interviews. Sample: National adult. Interviews were conducted with respondents on landline telephones and cellular phones. The sample includes 50% landline and 50% cell phone respondents. [USGALLUP.111113A.R01B]

 

Formal Citation

Gallup Poll, Nov, 2013. Retrieved Nov-13-2013 from the iPOLL Databank, The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research, University of Connecticut. http://www.ropercenter.uconn.edu/data_access/ipoll/ipoll.html