2012 Budget Consultation Survey - Taxes And Balancing Budget

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Given the following options to deal with increased costs to pay for City services, which would you support to balance the budget the most and which would you support the least? COLUMNS The most 1 The least 2 - SURVEY at http://www.edmonton.ca/budgetconsultation

Tags: survey, budget, taxes, city services

This dataset has the following 14 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
D1d1numberGender: 1. male 2. female
D2d2numberAge Group 1. Under 18 2. 18-34 3. 35-44 4. 45-60 5. 60+
D3d3textPostal Code
CIVIC_WARDcivic_wardnumberCity ward
B11b11numberTotal annual household income: 1. Less than $25,000 2. $25,000 to $50,000 3. $51,000 to $75,000 4. $76,000 to $99,000 5. $100,000 or more 6. Prefer not to say
B9b9textThinking about all City services you need and the cost pressures you face every month – from housing to groceries to transportation - what do you think is a fair monthly tax for those services:
B10_0b10_0numberIncrease property taxes
B10_1b10_1numberIncrease user fees on programs and services
B10_2b10_2numberCombination of property tax and user fee increase
B10_3b10_3numberCut existing service levels to maintain current taxes
B10_4b10_4numberCut existing services to reduce taxes
B10_5b10_5numberCombination of cutting service levels and small increase in taxes
B10_6b10_6numberCombination of cutting service levels and small increase in taxes and user fees