Is the gap between those with high incomes and those with low incomes in Britain too large, too small, or about right?

Field work dates: 1 January 1999 - 1 January 2013
Data from: Scotland
Results from: 8 polls

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Results for: Is the gap between those with high incomes and those with low incomes in Britain too large, too small, or about right?
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Pollster
1 January 2013
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 2010
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 2009
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 2006
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 2004
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 2001
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 2000
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
1 January 1999
Poll by ScotCen (Scottish Social Attitudes)
Too large83%78%77%78%82%85%85%84%
About right13%15%16%16%13%10%10%11%
Too small1%2%2%2%1%3%2%2%
Don't know2%5%5%4%4%2%3%3%
Refused0%0%0%0%0%0%0%0%

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Thinking of income levels generally in Britain today, would you say that the gap between those with high incomes and those with low incomes is too large, about right, or, too small?

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