December 2006 Values Update Survey

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PAYENVR

(Percentages are weighted by WEIGHT; Total Ns reported are unweighted)

For each statement, please tell me if you completely agree with it, mostly agree with it, mostly disagree with it, or completely disagree with it. People should be willing to pay higher prices in order to protect the environment.
  1) Completely agree
  2) Mostly agree
  3) Mostly disagree
  4) Completely disagree
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Completely agree 17% 17%
Mostly agree 42.7% 59.7%
Mostly disagree 24.7% 84.4%
Completely disagree 12.6% 97%
Don't know/Refused 2.9% 99.9%
Total N = 982

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Completely agree 15.0% 15.6% 22.3% 17.2% 21.0% 10.0% 17.0%
Mostly agree 48.2% 43.5% 40.0% 41.4% 44.4% 42.7% 43.0%
Mostly disagree 19.0% 25.5% 25.5% 27.3% 22.4% 26.1% 24.7%
Completely disagree 14.6% 15.3% 10.1% 13.0% 9.1% 13.6% 12.6%
Don't know/Refused 3.2% 0.0% 2.1% 1.0% 3.1% 7.6% 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
961


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Completely agree 18.5% 15.6% 17.0%
Mostly agree 39.9% 45.3% 42.7%
Mostly disagree 25.3% 24.3% 24.7%
Completely disagree 13.2% 12.1% 12.6%
Don't know/Refused 3.1% 2.7% 2.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
982


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate and above TOTAL
Completely agree 7.1% 15.2% 20.2% 21.7% 17.1%
Mostly agree 40.2% 41.3% 39.5% 49.2% 42.8%
Mostly disagree 25.6% 26.6% 27.9% 18.8% 24.7%
Completely disagree 21.3% 14.2% 10.1% 8.4% 12.6%
Don't know/Refused 5.9% 2.7% 2.3% 1.9% 2.8%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
978


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Completely agree 12.0% 19.0% 20.2% 17.8%
Mostly agree 34.1% 44.7% 45.7% 42.5%
Mostly disagree 39.7% 21.5% 17.8% 24.5%
Completely disagree 12.7% 12.4% 13.8% 13.1%
Don't know/Refused 1.5% 2.4% 2.4% 2.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
907


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Completely agree 16.9% 16.0% 18.3% 17.1%
Mostly agree 43.4% 43.4% 40.3% 42.9%
Mostly disagree 26.4% 19.6% 21.2% 24.8%
Completely disagree 10.8% 16.9% 16.2% 12.4%
Don't know/Refused 2.4% 4.1% 4.1% 2.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
973



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