National Survey of
Conducted January 6-7, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Compared to six months ago, are you paying more for a gallon of gas, less for a gallon of gas, or about the same amount?
2* Looking ahead six months, how likely is it that you will be paying more for a gallon of gas than you are paying today?
3* If gas prices increased to $5 per gallon would that cause you to dramatically change your driving habits?
4* How concerned are you that growing tensions between the United States and Iran will cause a large increase in gas prices?
5* What is more to blame for higher gas prices—unrest in the Middle East, government regulations, speculators or something else?
6* When deciding on the next vehicle you purchase, how important will gas prices be?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence