December 2006 Values Update Survey

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FUELCONS

(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. We should put more emphasis on fuel conservation than on developing new oil supplies.
  1) Completely agree
  2) Mostly agree
  3) Mostly disagree
  4) Completely disagree
  9) Don't know

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Completely agree 28.7% 28.7%
Mostly agree 39.9% 68.6%
Mostly disagree 16.7% 85.3%
Completely disagree 7.4% 92.7%
Don't know 7.2% 99.9%
Total N = 982

Variable Comparisons

Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Completely agree 21.7% 34.5% 30.2% 33.1% 22.9% 27.1% 28.8%
Mostly agree 51.8% 38.1% 41.4% 40.1% 37.3% 33.7% 40.1%
Mostly disagree 13.8% 15.3% 15.4% 16.1% 21.5% 17.0% 16.5%
Completely disagree 5.9% 6.3% 6.0% 6.8% 12.7% 7.9% 7.5%
Don't know 6.7% 5.7% 7.0% 3.9% 5.6% 14.3% 7.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
961


Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Completely agree 32.3% 25.5% 28.7%
Mostly agree 38.2% 41.5% 39.9%
Mostly disagree 16.8% 16.7% 16.7%
Completely disagree 8.3% 6.6% 7.4%
Don't know 4.5% 9.7% 7.2%
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 27.2% 27.6% 32.0% 28.3% 28.8%
Mostly agree 43.3% 42.3% 35.1% 38.8% 39.8%
Mostly disagree 9.4% 15.6% 18.8% 20.3% 16.8%
Completely disagree 7.5% 7.4% 7.2% 7.8% 7.5%
Don't know 12.6% 7.1% 7.0% 4.8% 7.2%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
978


Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Completely agree 20.5% 30.1% 32.0% 28.6%
Mostly agree 39.1% 44.8% 37.4% 40.2%
Mostly disagree 24.5% 12.9% 15.2% 16.8%
Completely disagree 11.8% 4.7% 8.5% 8.2%
Don't know 4.1% 7.5% 6.8% 6.3%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
907


Race (I-RACE)

White non-Hispanic Black non-Hispanic Hispanic or other TOTAL
Completely agree 27.7% 32.0% 31.9% 28.9%
Mostly agree 39.1% 41.6% 43.5% 40.1%
Mostly disagree 18.6% 13.2% 11.3% 16.7%
Completely disagree 8.4% 2.3% 7.2% 7.5%
Don't know 6.3% 11.0% 6.1% 6.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
973



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