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56 APPENDIX B Analysis Tables Information on how these data were compiled, coded, and CENSUS REGION OF POLL OR SURVEY ON TOLLING analyzed is presented in chapter two in the section on Analy- AND ROAD PRICING sis of Data Points. Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Northeast 11 10.7 10.7 Midwest 11 10.7 21.4 FREQUENCY TABLES: SURVEYS ON TOLLING South 25 24.3 45.6 AND ROAD PRICING West 38 36.9 82.5 U.S. National 5 4.9 87.4 MAJORITY OPINION IN POLL OR SURVEY ON TOLLING International 13 12.6 100.0 AND ROAD PRICING Total 103 100.0 Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Strongly Oppose 6 5.8 5.8 TYPE OF PRICING MEASURED IN POLL OR SURVEY ON Oppose 26 25.2 31.1 TOLLING AND ROAD PRICING Mixed 13 12.6 43.7 Support 51 49.5 93.2 Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Strong Support 7 6.8 100.0 Cordon 19 18.4 18.4 Total 103 100.0 PPP 10 9.7 28.2 Express Toll Lanes 13 12.6 40.8 Toll Road 35 34.0 74.8 HOT Lane 26 25.2 100.0 AGGREGATED MAJORITY OPINION IN POLL OR SURVEY Total 103 100.0 ON TOLLING AND ROAD PRICING Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent RESPONDENT POOL FOR POLL OR SURVEY ON TOLLING Oppose 32 31.1 31.1 AND ROAD PRICING Mixed 13 12.6 43.7 Support 58 56.3 100.0 Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Total 103 100.0 General Public 55 53.4 53.4 Potential Users 27 26.2 79.6 Registered Voters 21 20.4 100.0 Total 103 100.0 YEAR POLL OR SURVEY WAS DONE ON TOLLING AND ROAD PRICING SPONSOR OF POLL OR SURVEY ON TOLLING Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent AND ROAD PRICING 1989 1 1.0 1.0 1991 1 1.0 1.9 Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent 1994 1 1.0 2.9 Media 13 12.6 12.6 1995 1 1.0 3.9 Agency 37 35.9 48.5 1996 2 1.9 5.8 Other 53 51.5 100.0 1997 2 1.9 7.8 Total 103 100.0 1998 2 1.9 9.7 1999 7 6.8 16.5 2000 2 1.9 18.4 2001 8 7.8 26.2 VALIDITY OF METHODS FOR POLL OR SURVEY 2002 ON TOLLING AND ROAD PRICING 8 7.8 34.0 2003 11 10.7 44.7 2004 7 6.8 51.5 Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent 2005 16 15.5 67.0 Low 16 15.5 15.5 2006 24 23.3 90.3 Moderate 31 30.1 45.6 2007 10 9.7 100.0 High 56 54.4 100.0 Total 103 100.0 Total 103 100.0

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57 CONTEXT OF POLL OR SURVEY ON TOLLING AGGREGATE MAJORITY OPINION IN POLL OR SURVEY AND ROAD PRICING ON TAXES Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent General Issues 40 38.8 38.8 Oppose 9 60.0 60.0 Specific Project 63 61.2 100.0 Mixed 2 13.3 73.3 Total 103 100.0 Support 4 26.7 100.0 Total 15 100.0 INFORMATION PROVIDED IN THE PUBLIC OPINION YEAR POLL OR SURVEY WAS DONE ON TAXES QUESTIONS ON TOLLING AND ROAD PRICING Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent 2000 1 6.7 6.7 No 84 81.6 82.4 2002 4 26.7 33.3 Yes 18 17.5 100.0 2003 2 13.3 46.7 Total 102 99.0 2005 5 33.3 80.0 Missing 1 1.0 2006 2 13.3 93.3 Total 103 100.0 2007 1 6.7 100.0 Total 15 100.0 CENSUS REGION OF POLL OR SURVEY ON TAXES FREQUENCY TABLES: SURVEYS ON TAX-RELATED INITIATIVES Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Midwest 1 6.7 6.7 Since the number of cases is small, we have only provided South 5 33.3 40.0 minimal data points. West 7 46.7 86.7 U.S. National 2 13.3 100.0 Total 15 100.0 MAJORITY OPINION IN POLL OR SURVEY ON TAXES Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent RESPONDENT POOL FOR POLL OR SURVEY ON TAXES Strongly Oppose 2 13.3 13.3 Oppose 7 46.7 60.0 Frequency Percent Cumulative Percent Mixed 2 13.3 73.3 General Public 10 66.7 66.7 Support 4 26.7 100.0 Registered Voters 5 33.3 100.0 Total 15 100.0 Total 15 100.0