Organization: Gallup

Conducted: Nov 9-Dec 2, 2022

Exact wording: Do you think it is the responsibility of the federal government to make sure all Americans have health care coverage, or is that not the responsibility of the federal government? 

Sample Size: 1,020 adults

Overall Findings: 57% say yes, 40% say no, 2% no opinion

Party Lines: 88% Democrats say yes, 28% Republicans say yes, 59% Independents say yes

Summary: According to a national Gallup poll, 57% of Americans believe the federal government has the responsibility to provide all Americans health insurance. This Gallup poll has been running since 2000, and at 57% produced the highest percentage of respondents answering yes since 2018. 

Link to the poll: View complete question responses and trends (PDF download).