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Environment, How Important

How important is the environment as an issue?


Below are 27 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept.

  • ENVIRON2 from American National Election Studies, 2004LEARN MORE
    • Referring to the ENVIRONMENT/JOBS issue in the previous question: How important is this issue to you personally? EXTREMELY important, VERY important, SOMEWHAT important, NOT TOO important, or NOT AT ALL important? (ENVIRON2) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • IMPGRN from General Social Survey, 2000LEARN MORE
    • Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree or disagree, disagree or strongly disagree with the following statement? -- There are more important things to do in life than protect the environment. (IMPGRN) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • ENVIRO from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2008LEARN MORE
    • In making your decision about who to vote for this fall, will the issue of the environment be very important, somewhat important, not too important, or not at all important? (Q22J) (ENVIRO) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • PROBENV from Civic Involvement Survey, 1997LEARN MORE
    • In your community is each of the following a serious problem, a small problem, or not a problem? - Threats to the environment (PROBENV) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • ISSENVIR from Religion and Public Life Survey, 2004LEARN MORE
    • In making your decision about who to vote for, will the issue of the environment be very important, somewhat important, or not too important, or not at all important? How important will the issue of the environment be? (ISSENVIR) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • ISSUE5 from Small Groups Survey, 1991 (Groups Sample)LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE RESPONDENTS WHO ARE CURRENTLY INVOLVED IN ANY SMALL GROUP THAT MEETS REGULARLY AND PROVIDES SUPPORT OR CARING FOR THOSE WHO PARTICIPATE IN IT: Compared to 5 years ago, has each of the following become a lot more important to you, somewhat more important, stayed the same, become somewhat less important, or a lot less important to you -- The environment (ISSUE5) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
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