News Interest Index, March 2004

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TRADE_3

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

In deciding U.S. policies about trading with other countries, how much priority should be given to each of the following: Protecting the global environment. Do you think this should have top priority, some priority or no priority at all in deciding U.S. trade policy?
  1) Top priority
  2) Some priority
  3) No priority at all
  9) Don't know/Refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Top priority 58.1% 58.1%
Some priority 36% 94.1%
No priority at all 3.8% 97.9%
Don't know/Refused 2.1% 100%
Total N = 1703

Variable Comparisons

Political party (I-PARTYID)

Republican Democrat Independent TOTAL
Top priority 45.2% 66.4% 61.1% 58.5%
Some priority 48.9% 28.2% 34.1% 36.2%
No priority at all 4.7% 3.0% 4.3% 3.9%
Don't know/Refused 1.1% 2.4% 0.5% 1.4%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1603


Worship attendance (I-ATTEND)

More than once a week Once a week Once or twice a month A few times a year Seldom Never TOTAL
Top priority 47.7% 53.3% 64.2% 64.6% 57.7% 62.1% 58.2%
Some priority 43.9% 38.9% 32.1% 31.6% 37.7% 31.8% 36.0%
No priority at all 4.8% 5.1% 2.0% 3.4% 3.2% 3.9% 3.8%
Don't know/Refused 3.6% 2.7% 1.6% 0.4% 1.4% 2.2% 1.9%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1687


Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Top priority 63.8% 63.2% 60.0% 56.8% 58.9% 47.7% 58.3%
Some priority 32.7% 32.5% 36.0% 38.3% 34.7% 39.8% 35.9%
No priority at all 2.0% 3.1% 4.0% 3.0% 4.5% 6.0% 3.8%
Don't know/Refused 1.5% 1.2% 0.0% 1.9% 1.9% 6.4% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1683


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College+ TOTAL
Top priority 60.6% 61.9% 56.0% 53.6% 58.1%
Some priority 25.7% 32.0% 41.3% 42.2% 36.0%
No priority at all 7.2% 3.6% 2.2% 3.8% 3.8%
Don't know/Refused 6.4% 2.5% 0.5% 0.3% 2.0%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1699


Household income (I-INCOME)

Less than $20,000 $20,000 to under $30,000 $30,000 to under $50,000 $50,000 to under $75,000 $75,000 to under $100,000 $100,000 or more TOTAL
Top priority 57.8% 62.3% 62.5% 54.2% 59.0% 49.2% 58.0%
Some priority 31.4% 33.1% 33.8% 42.4% 38.7% 44.1% 36.4%
No priority at all 6.5% 3.0% 3.5% 2.6% 2.0% 5.1% 4.0%
Don't know/Refused 4.3% 1.6% 0.1% 0.8% 0.3% 1.6% 1.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1488


Race (I-RACE)

White, not Hispanic Black, not Hispanic Hispanic/Other TOTAL
Top priority 54.4% 67.3% 68.8% 58.1%
Some priority 39.6% 26.3% 26.0% 36.0%
No priority at all 3.8% 3.4% 3.8% 3.8%
Don't know/Refused 2.1% 3.1% 1.3% 2.1%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1694



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