Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #19929
 
1Should businesses be allowed to advertise by paying people to stand on the side of the road and wave signs?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 4.4%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Yes60%63%57%90%67%50%39%79%43%60%58%67%**
No33%30%35%10%28%40%49%18%45%34%29%25%**
Not Sure7%6%9%0%5%10%12%3%12%6%13%8%**
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%47%53%24%22%21%33%46%54%80%8%9%2%
 
 
2Why not? Because it's not safe for the sign holders? They are a distraction to drivers? It's tacky? Or just annoying?
201 Who Think Sign Holders Should Not Be AllowedAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 7%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Not Safe19%19%20%0%16%19%23%12%22%17%41%11%**
Distraction To Drivers58%59%58%100%54%56%57%64%56%62%31%77%**
Tacky8%6%10%0%8%9%8%6%9%8%4%11%**
Annoying5%7%4%0%7%5%5%6%5%6%0%0%**
Not Sure9%9%8%0%15%10%7%11%8%6%24%0%**
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Who Think Sign Holders Should Not Be Allowed100%43%57%6%18%26%50%24%76%80%9%7%4%
 
 
3In the past month, have you driven by a business who had one of those sign-holders outside?
500 AdultsAllGenderAge<50 / 50+Race
Margin of Sampling Error: ± 3.3%MaleFemale18-3435-4950-6465+18-4950+WhiteBlackHispanicOther
Yes84%81%86%89%80%92%78%84%83%87%84%59%**
No15%18%13%11%20%7%21%16%15%13%10%41%**
Not Sure1%1%1%0%0%1%2%0%1%0%6%0%**
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%47%53%24%22%21%33%46%54%80%8%9%2%
 
 
** Too few respondents of this type were interviewed for this data to be meaningful.