Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #21158
 
1The state's drought has caused prices for beef, milk and vegetables to rise. Have you noticed an increase in your grocery bill?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.2%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Yes85%87%84%87%79%90%81%84%87%85%**87%81%
No13%13%13%11%18%9%17%14%12%14%**13%1%
Not Sure2%0%3%2%3%1%2%2%1%0%**1%18%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%21%26%17%57%43%47%4%40%8%
 
 
2Have you gone out of your way lately to shop at a grocery store that has the lowest prices?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.1%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Yes71%70%72%62%75%80%73%66%77%75%**70%48%
No26%26%26%31%25%20%25%29%22%24%**25%50%
Not Sure3%4%2%7%0%0%2%5%1%0%**5%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%21%26%17%57%43%47%4%40%8%
 
 
3How have rising grocery prices affected the amount of beef you buy?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.4%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Never Buy12%12%13%14%4%15%16%10%15%11%**16%7%
Cut Back57%56%57%50%71%57%53%58%55%55%**61%47%
Have Not Cut Back26%29%24%37%18%21%24%30%22%29%**19%43%
Not Sure4%3%6%0%6%8%6%2%7%5%**5%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%21%26%17%57%43%47%4%40%8%
 
 
4How have rising grocery prices affected the amount of milk you buy?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Never Buy8%7%8%0%9%12%16%3%13%10%**4%16%
Cut Back41%42%39%46%45%39%28%46%34%35%**48%45%
Have Not Cut Back51%50%52%54%46%48%55%51%51%54%**48%37%
Not Sure1%1%1%0%0%1%2%0%2%1%**0%2%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%21%26%17%57%43%47%4%40%8%
 
 
5How have rising grocery prices affected the amount of vegetables and other produce you buy?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.5%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Never Buy1%1%0%0%0%2%2%0%2%2%**0%0%
Cut Back49%48%50%54%56%48%32%55%42%45%**59%42%
Have Not Cut Back49%49%49%46%44%47%64%45%53%51%**41%55%
Not Sure1%2%1%0%0%4%2%0%3%2%**0%3%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%50%50%36%21%26%17%57%43%47%4%40%8%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.