Results of SurveyUSA News Poll #18506
 
1Are you familiar with BART's shutdown of cell phone service in some underground stations last week?
700 AdultsAllGenderAgeRaceCommute On BARTRide BartParty AffiliationIdeology
Credibility Interval: ± 3.6 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoDaily2x/week1x/weekLess OftRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes67%70%63%57%68%77%70%69%58%64%65%67%76%53%58%69%69%68%67%64%74%69%
No31%27%34%39%30%21%29%29%31%34%28%31%22%34%40%30%30%28%32%36%25%26%
Not Sure3%3%3%4%1%3%1%2%10%1%7%2%2%14%3%1%1%4%0%0%1%5%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Adults100%49%51%33%41%26%51%9%16%24%18%81%11%7%7%71%17%51%26%17%38%31%
 
2Did BART do the right thing? Or the wrong thing?
466 Familiar With ShutdownsAllGenderAgeRaceCommute On BARTRide BartParty AffiliationIdeology
Credibility Interval: ± 4.6 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoDaily2x/week1x/weekLess OftRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Right Thing58%54%63%60%59%56%61%60%45%59%64%57%65%48%71%58%60%59%60%63%63%53%
Wrong Thing32%40%24%37%29%31%30%33%42%31%33%32%32%51%23%31%36%33%29%31%27%39%
Not Sure9%6%13%3%12%12%9%8%12%9%3%11%3%1%6%11%4%8%11%6%10%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Familiar With Shutdowns100%52%48%28%42%30%53%10%14%23%17%82%13%6%6%74%17%51%26%16%42%32%
 
3Did BART shutting down cell phone service violate anyone's rights?
466 Familiar With ShutdownsAllGenderAgeRaceCommute On BARTRide BartParty AffiliationIdeology
Credibility Interval: ± 4.5 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoDaily2x/week1x/weekLess OftRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes30%34%27%33%28%31%28%36%42%28%33%29%31%61%15%29%30%30%28%27%26%34%
No62%61%63%64%65%55%65%58%57%60%61%63%66%26%82%63%65%63%62%65%70%57%
Not Sure8%5%10%3%6%13%8%7%1%12%6%8%3%12%3%8%5%7%10%7%4%8%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Familiar With Shutdowns100%52%48%28%42%30%53%10%14%23%17%82%13%6%6%74%17%51%26%16%42%32%
 
4Did BART shutting down cell phone service put anyone in danger?
466 Familiar With ShutdownsAllGenderAgeRaceCommute On BARTRide BartParty AffiliationIdeology
Credibility Interval: ± 4.6 pct pointsMaleFemale18-3435-5455+WhiteBlackHispanicOtherYesNoDaily2x/week1x/weekLess OftRepublicDemocratIndependConservaModerateLiberal
Yes35%38%31%45%31%30%28%45%47%38%43%32%42%68%13%32%38%34%32%34%28%41%
No52%54%51%52%52%53%58%49%39%50%48%54%51%25%81%53%49%52%57%56%59%46%
Not Sure13%8%18%3%17%17%14%7%14%12%8%14%7%7%5%14%13%14%11%11%13%13%
Total100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%100%
Composition of Familiar With Shutdowns100%52%48%28%42%30%53%10%14%23%17%82%13%6%6%74%17%51%26%16%42%32%