What do you consider to be the main reason against space exploration in general?

Stakeholder group
1 % 2 % 3 % 4 % 5 % 6 % 7 % 8 % Total %
Cost in absolute sense   37   38.5   72   42.1   45   52.3   93   41 141   52.4   31   45.6   24   47.1     7   17.5 442   44.5
Cost in a relative sense   36   37.5   64   37.4   34   39.5   97   42.7   88   32.7   29   42.7   13   25.5   14   35 369   37.2
Lack of clarity about goals or benefits     8     8.33   10     5.85     8     9.3     5     2.2     9     3.35     5     7.35     3     5.88     3     7.5   50     5.04
Risks     6     6.25     5     2.92   10   11.6   15     6.61   15     5.58     1     1.47     3     5.88     1     2.5   56     5.64
Private sector could do it better     3     3.13     2     1.17     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     1     1.96     0     0     6     0.6
Other     7     7.29     9     5.26     7     8.14   15     6.61   15     5.58     7   10.3     4     7.84     8   20   71     7.15
None/No compelling reason against human space exploration   15   15.6   28   16.4     9   10.5   30   13.2   36   13.4     8   11.8   13   25.5   12   30 149   15


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