Campaign 2000 Typology Survey

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STATENVI

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

Now I'm going to read you some more pairs of statements. As I read each pair, tell me whether the FIRST statement or the SECOND statement comes closer to your own views - even if neither is exactly right. This country should do whatever it takes to protect the environment OR…This country has gone too far in its efforts to protect the environment.
  1) Statement #1 - strongly
  2) Statement #1 - not strongly
  3) Statement #2 - strongly
  4) Statement #2 - not strongly
  5) Neither/both equally (VOL.)
  9) Don't know/refused

Category Percentage Cumulative Percentage
Statement #1 - strongly 67% 67%
Statement #1 - not strongly 10.6% 77.6%
Statement #2 - strongly 12.4% 90%
Statement #2 - not strongly 4.7% 94.7%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 2.8% 97.5%
Don't know/refused 2.5% 100%
Total N = 2799

Variable Comparisons

Gender (I-GENDER)

Male Female TOTAL
Statement #1 - strongly 64.5% 69.3% 67.0%
Statement #1 - not strongly 10.7% 10.4% 10.6%
Statement #2 - strongly 14.2% 10.8% 12.4%
Statement #2 - not strongly 5.2% 4.3% 4.7%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 3.3% 2.3% 2.8%
Don't know/refused 2.2% 2.8% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0%
2799


Age (I-AGE)

18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55-64 65+ TOTAL
Statement #1 - strongly 71.5% 72.8% 66.2% 64.7% 62.3% 65.1% 67.2%
Statement #1 - not strongly 14.7% 11.9% 11.3% 9.7% 10.7% 5.7% 10.6%
Statement #2 - strongly 8.7% 7.4% 12.1% 15.5% 14.3% 16.1% 12.3%
Statement #2 - not strongly 2.5% 5.2% 5.5% 5.2% 4.3% 4.7% 4.7%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 1.8% 1.8% 3.0% 2.8% 3.6% 2.9% 2.6%
Don't know/refused 0.8% 0.9% 1.9% 2.0% 4.8% 5.5% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2761


Education (I-EDUC)

Less than high school High school graduate Some college College graduate TOTAL
Statement #1 - strongly 71.5% 67.8% 64.3% 65.2% 67.0%
Statement #1 - not strongly 8.2% 8.0% 13.4% 13.6% 10.6%
Statement #2 - strongly 13.0% 13.5% 12.5% 10.1% 12.4%
Statement #2 - not strongly 2.8% 4.1% 6.1% 5.8% 4.8%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 1.1% 3.6% 1.5% 3.7% 2.7%
Don't know/refused 3.3% 2.9% 2.1% 1.6% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
2785


Religion (I-RELIGION)

Protestant Roman Catholic Other religion No religion or atheist TOTAL
Statement #1 - strongly 63.2% 69.0% 64.9% 80.7% 65.8%
Statement #1 - not strongly 10.7% 11.5% 11.1% 6.9% 10.7%
Statement #2 - strongly 13.6% 11.7% 14.0% 8.3% 12.8%
Statement #2 - not strongly 5.7% 5.0% 5.5% 0.6% 5.2%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 3.6% 1.3% 2.1% 3.0% 2.9%
Don't know/refused 3.3% 1.6% 2.4% 0.6% 2.7%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1931


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
Statement #1 - strongly 58.0% 65.1% 67.3% 66.7% 69.7% 75.8% 66.0%
Statement #1 - not strongly 11.1% 10.2% 12.7% 11.3% 7.7% 10.1% 10.6%
Statement #2 - strongly 15.8% 12.4% 11.0% 13.2% 12.9% 11.0% 12.8%
Statement #2 - not strongly 8.0% 5.5% 3.7% 4.3% 4.6% 2.0% 5.0%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 4.6% 3.6% 2.7% 2.0% 3.1% 0.0% 3.0%
Don't know/refused 2.5% 3.3% 2.6% 2.6% 2.0% 1.1% 2.6%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1983


Political ideology (I-POLITICS)

Very conservative Conservative Moderate Liberal or very liberal TOTAL
Statement #1 - strongly 51.8% 56.7% 68.6% 81.8% 66.1%
Statement #1 - not strongly 5.6% 10.2% 12.3% 9.7% 10.5%
Statement #2 - strongly 29.2% 15.9% 10.7% 5.3% 12.8%
Statement #2 - not strongly 6.4% 8.4% 3.9% 1.9% 5.1%
Neither/both equally (VOL.) 5.0% 4.1% 2.7% 0.5% 2.9%
Don't know/refused 2.0% 4.7% 1.8% 0.8% 2.5%
TOTAL 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
1934



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