Comparative Values Survey of Islamic Countries

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ENVGRTH

Here are two statements people sometimes make when discussing the environment and economic growth. Which of them comes closer to your own point of view? Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs; or economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent.
  -4) Not asked
  -2) No answer
  -1) Don't know
  1) Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs.
  2) Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent.
  3) Other answer

Category Frequency Percentage Cumulative Percentage Z-Score
Not asked 5026 16.1% 16.1% -2.1
No answer 158 .5% 16.7% -1.17
Don't know 1659 5.3% 22% -.71
Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs. 11719 37.6% 59.6% .22
Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent. 10968 35.2% 94.9% .69
Other answer 1597 5.1% 100% 1.15

Variable Comparisons


Age (I-AGE)

15 - 24 25 -34 35 - 44 45 - 54 55 - 64 65 or more years TOTAL
Not asked 14.1%
1000
16.2%
1470
17.5%
1221
18.2%
743
14.8%
351
16.6%
241
16.2%
5026
No answer 0.6%
45
0.4%
37
0.3%
22
0.4%
18
0.6%
15
0.9%
13
0.5%
150
Don't know 5.2%
366
4.5%
405
5.1%
357
5.9%
240
7.3%
173
8.0%
116
5.3%
1657
Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs. 37.9%
2689
37.4%
3400
38.3%
2676
37.4%
1530
36.0%
852
37.9%
550
37.6%
11697
Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent. 36.0%
2554
36.6%
3327
34.1%
2384
33.7%
1379
35.5%
839
32.6%
473
35.2%
10956
Other answer 6.2%
439
5.0%
458
4.6%
324
4.4%
181
5.7%
134
4.1%
60
5.1%
1596
TOTAL 100.0%
7093
100.0%
9097
100.0%
6984
100.0%
4091
100.0%
2364
100.0%
1453

31082


Church attendance (I-ATTEND)

More than once a week Once a week Once a month Only on special holy days/Christmas/Easter days Once a year or less often Never or practically never TOTAL
Not asked 5.4%
418
5.9%
336
3.5%
72
6.6%
282
5.9%
159
17.9%
1031
8.2%
2298
No answer 0.4%
32
0.5%
29
0.7%
14
0.9%
39
0.4%
12
0.3%
17
0.5%
143
Don't know 5.2%
398
5.5%
312
7.9%
163
7.1%
302
8.3%
224
4.1%
238
5.8%
1637
Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs. 40.4%
3111
40.1%
2293
35.9%
736
41.5%
1762
44.0%
1195
43.8%
2520
41.2%
11617
Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent. 43.2%
3321
42.6%
2436
44.6%
914
37.4%
1589
35.7%
968
29.3%
1686
38.7%
10914
Other answer 5.4%
412
5.4%
306
7.4%
152
6.3%
269
5.8%
157
4.6%
263
5.5%
1559
TOTAL 100.0%
7692
100.0%
5712
100.0%
2051
100.0%
4243
100.0%
2715
100.0%
5755

28168


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Not asked 15.5%
2430
16.8%
2596
16.2%
5026
No answer 0.6%
87
0.4%
64
0.5%
151
Don't know 4.6%
717
6.1%
941
5.3%
1658
Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs. 36.9%
5792
38.4%
5921
37.7%
11713
Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent. 37.4%
5860
33.1%
5104
35.2%
10964
Other answer 5.1%
798
5.2%
798
5.1%
1596
TOTAL 100.0%
15684
100.0%
15424

31108


Marital status (I-MARITAL)

Married Living together as married Divorced Separated Widowed Single/Never married TOTAL
Not asked 19.1%
3629
0.0%
0
9.8%
49
13.8%
24
20.8%
249
11.6%
1071
16.2%
5022
No answer 0.5%
91
0.1%
1
0.4%
2
0.0%
0
0.3%
3
0.6%
53
0.5%
150
Don't know 5.2%
980
8.9%
89
4.6%
23
5.2%
9
9.1%
109
4.8%
441
5.3%
1651
Protecting the environment should be given priority even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs. 37.7%
7149
37.6%
374
49.0%
246
39.7%
69
34.0%
406
37.5%
3460
37.7%
11704
Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent. 33.4%
6346
42.7%
425
30.1%
151
36.2%
63
32.5%
388
38.8%
3581
35.3%
10954
Other answer 4.1%
777
10.7%
106
6.2%
31
5.2%
9
3.3%
40
6.8%
626
5.1%
1589
TOTAL 100.0%
18972
100.0%
995
100.0%
502
100.0%
174
100.0%
1195
100.0%
9232

31070

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