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1. Public services and austerity Ben Page, Chief Executive ben.page@Ipsos.com 2. Public support for the enabling state, the paternalistic state AND the nudging state 3.…
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  • 1. Public services and austerity Ben Page, Chief Executive ben.page@Ipsos.com
  • 2. Public support for the enabling state, the paternalistic state AND the nudging state
  • 3. 20 28 32 13 7 1 2 3 4 5 We love the NHS but no clear idea about health/welfare Please read each pair of statements and decide which comes closest to your own opinion Agree much more with A Agree much more with B People should be responsible for making their own decisions about their health and welfare - it is no business of the state to interfere The state should take responsibility for the public's health and welfare - it must protect people from making mistakes they will regret later /NA
  • 4. As we start another round of cuts, public is calm (if worried)
  • 5. 5 People do not think they are being affected by cuts AS YOU MAY KNOW, THE GOVERNMENT HAS ANNOUNCED A NUMBER OF SPENDING CUTS TO HELP REDUCE THE NATIONAL DEBT TO WHAT EXTENT, IF AT ALL, HAVE YOU AND YOUR FAMILY BEEN AFFECTED BY THE CUTS SO FAR? Base: 1,001 British adults 18+, 8th – 11th August 2015 Source: Ipsos MORI 8% 8% 25% 15% 49% 39% 10% 37% 8% 2% November 2012 August 2015 A great deal A fair amount Not very much Not at all Don't know 76%23% 59%33%
  • 6. 6 More think things have got worse than better…. Base: 1,006 British adults 18+, 11th – 13th September 2015 THINKING ABOUT PUBLIC SERVICES OVERALL, DO YOU THINK THE QUALITY OF PUBLIC SERVICES HAS GOT BETTER OR WORSE IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS OR HAS IT STAYED THE SAME? Source: Ipsos MORI/2013 BBC Bailout Anniversary poll 3% 4% 12% 12% 42% 39% 20% 23% 20% 20% 3% 3% September 2013 September 2015 Got much better Got a little better Stayed the same Got a little worse Got much worse Don’t know 16% 40%15% 43%
  • 7. 7 …most still disagree the government has the right policies for public services (always do!) On balance, do you agree or disagree with the following statements? In the long term, this government’s policies will improve the state of Britain's public services. Base: c. 1,000 British adults 18+ every month Source: Ipsos MORI 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 Jun-01 Nov-01 Apr-02 Sep-02 Feb-03 Jul-03 Dec-03 May-04 Oct-04 Mar-05 Aug-05 Jan-06 Jun-06 Nov-06 Apr-07 Sep-07 Feb-08 Jul-08 Dec-08 May-09 Oct-09 Mar-10 Aug-10 Jan-11 Jun-11 Nov-11 Apr-12 Sep-12 Feb-13 Jul-13 Dec-13 May-14 Oct-14 Mar-15 Aug-15 56 37Agree Disagree
  • 8. Real anxiety about future of NHS Base: c.1,000 British adults each month 8THINKING ABOUT THE QUALITY OF THE NHS OVER THE NEXT FEW YEARS DO YOU EXPECT IT TO…? Source: Ipsos MORI 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 Mar-02 Oct-02 May-03 Dec-03 Jul-04 Feb-05 Sep-05 Apr-06 Nov-06 Jun-07 Jan-08 Aug-08 Mar-09 Oct-09 May-10 Dec-10 Jul-11 Feb-12 Sep-12 Apr-13 Nov-13 Jun-14 Jan-15 Aug-15 55 19 Better Worse
  • 9. 13% 10% 27% 26% 7% 6% 8% 8% 16% 12% 21% 22% 12% 16% 12% 11% 45% 51% 37% 34% 54% 47% 58% 57% 11% 13% 6% 8% 10% 12% 9% 10% 12% 12% 6% 7% 11% 14% 8% 10% 3% 2% 3% 3% 5% 5% 4% 5% 2013 Aug-15 2013 Sep-15 2013 Aug-15 2013 Aug-15 Got much better Got a little better Stayed the same Got a little worse Got much worse Don’t know Street lighting Refuse collection Street cleaning Recycling collection No big shifts in views of local streetscene services – just slight increases in people saying they’ve got worse 9 Base: c.1,000 British adults 18+, 8th – 11th August 2015, and 11th – 13th September 2015 Source: Ipsos MORI/2013 BBC Bailout Anniversary poll DO YOU THINK [EACH SERVICE] HAS GOT BETTER OR WORSE IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS, OR HAS IT STAYED THE SAME? IS THAT MUCH OR A LITTLE BETTER/WORSE? 19% 20% 20% 17% 19% 26% 22% 15% 22% 21% 48% 25% 48% 12% 29% 23%
  • 10. 15% 12% 9% 7% 14% 10% 18% 20% 11% 12% 11% 14% 44% 46% 35% 35% 38% 33% 9% 10% 9% 14% 4% 9% 6% 6% 7% 9% 3% 6% 8% 6% 29% 23% 30% 29% 2013 Aug-15 2013 Sep-15 2013 Aug-15 Got much better Got a little better Stayed the same Got a little worse Got much worse Don’t know Leisure centres Parks and open spaces Libraries Slightly greater shifts towards thinking leisure centres and libraries have got worse – but relatively few noticing changes 10 Base: 1,001 British adults 18+, 8th – 11th August 2015, and 11th – 13th September 2015 Source: Ipsos MORI/2013 BBC Bailout Anniversary poll DO YOU THINK [EACH SERVICE] HAS GOT BETTER OR WORSE IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS, OR HAS IT STAYED THE SAME? IS THAT MUCH OR A LITTLE BETTER/WORSE? 24% 15% 25% 7% 20% 23% 33% 16% 19% 16% 32% 15%
  • 11. 4% 4% 8% 8% 7% 10% 13% 11% 20% 28% 39% 37% 18% 18% 11% 14% 49% 39% 8% 11% 2% 2% 20% 20% 2013 Aug-15 2013 Aug-15 Got much better Got a little better Stayed the same Got a little worse Got much worse Don’t know Bus services Road maintenance Concern about road maintenance still very high, if lower than in 2015 11 Base: 1,001 British adults 18+, 8th – 11th August 2015 Source: Ipsos MORI/2013 BBC Bailout Anniversary poll DO YOU THINK [EACH SERVICE] HAS GOT BETTER OR WORSE IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS, OR HAS IT STAYED THE SAME? IS THAT MUCH OR A LITTLE BETTER/WORSE? 19% 25% 21% 19% 11% 57%14% 67%
  • 12. 12 31% 27% 16% 21% 12% 18% 16% 15% 21% 16% 4% 3% Strongly agree Tend to agree Neither agree nor disagree Tend to disagree Strongly disagree Don’t know 2015 2013 Base: 1,006 British adults 18+, 11th – 13th September 2015, Source: Ipsos MORI/2013 BBC Bailout Anniversary poll TO WHAT EXTENT DO YOU AGREE OR DISAGREE WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS? People more likely to agree than disagree that cuts to welfare gone too far… I THINK CUTS TO WELFARE AND BENEFITS HAVE GONE TOO FAR 48% 31% 37%47%
  • 13. 13 29% 22% 30% 25% 11% 16% 9% 17% 16% 17% 6% 3% Strongly agree Tend to agree Neither agree nor disagree Tend to disagree Strongly disagree Don’t know 2015 2013 Base: 1,006 British adults 18+, 11th – 13th September 2015 Source: Ipsos MORI/2013 BBC Bailout Anniversary poll TO WHAT EXTENT DO YOU AGREE OR DISAGREE WITH THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS? …although they also think the cuts have been necessary – but less so than in 2013 I THINK REDUCTIONS IN SOCIAL WELFARE BENEFITS HAVE BEEN NECESSARY But people are not always consistent: eg 37% of those who think welfare cuts have gone too far also think that the reductions in benefits have been necessary 47% 34% 25%59%
  • 14. 14 AND WHAT PROPORTION OF THE GOVERNMENT’S PLANNED CUTS TO PUBLIC SPENDING DO YOU THINK HAVE BEEN CARRIED OUT SO FAR? 40% 28% November 2012 August 2015 Greater acknowledgement of persistent austerity? Base: 1,001 British adults 18+, 8th – 11th August 2015 Source: Ipsos MORI
  • 15. Thank you ben.page@Ipsos.com
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