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Scottish Public Opinion Monitor - Impact of independence on Scots' economic optimism

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Scottish Public Opinion Monitor - Impact of independence on Scots' economic optimism

  1. 1. Paste co- brand logo here 1 Paste co- brand logo herScottish Public Opinion MonitorJanuary 2012 27.2.12© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) Version 1 | Internal Use Only Version 1 | Confidential Version 1 | Strictly Confidential
  2. 2. Paste co- Technical details brand logo here 2• This presents the topline results from Scotland• Results are based on a survey of 1,005 respondents conducted by telephone• Fieldwork dates: 27th January – 29th January 2012• Data are weight by: age, sex and working status using census data; tenure using SHS 2007-2008 data; and public-private sector employment using Scottish Government Quarterly Public Sector Employment series data• Where results do not sum to 100%, this may be due to computer rounding, multiple responses, or the exclusion of “don’t know” categories• Results are based on all respondents (1,005) unless otherwise stated© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) Version 1 | Internal Use Only Version 1 | Confidential Version 1 | Strictly Confidential
  3. 3. Paste co- brand logoPersonal finances here 3Q: Do you think your personal finances will improve, stay the same or get worse… In the next five years If Scotland were to become an Don’t know – 2% independent country Get worse Improve Don’t know 7% Improve 22% 30% 34% 36% 35%Stay the same 33% Get worse Stay the same Net optimism = +4% Net optimism = -14%Base: All (1,005). Data collected among 1,005 Scottish adults 18+, 27-29 January 2012© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) Version 1 | Internal Use Only Version 1 | Confidential Version 1 | Strictly Confidential
  4. 4. Paste co- brand logoJob security here 4Q: Do you think your job security will improve, stay the same or get worse… In the next five years If Scotland were to become an Don’t know – 3% independent country Improve Don’t know Get worse 18% 5% Improve 19% 19% Get worse 26% 60% 50%Stay the same Stay the same Net optimism = -1% Net optimism = -7%Base: All those currently working (581). Data collected among 1,005 Scottish adults 18+, 27-29 January 2012© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) Version 1 | Internal Use Only Version 1 | Confidential Version 1 | Strictly Confidential
  5. 5. Paste co- brand logoEconomic conditions in Scotland here 5Q: Do you think economic conditions in Scotland will improve, stay the same or get worse… In the next five years If Scotland were to become an Don’t know – 4% independent country Improve Don’t know 8% Improve 34% 34% 39% 45%Get worse 13% 23% Get worse Stay the same Stay the same Net optimism = -5% Net optimism = -11%Base: All (1,005). Data collected among 1,005 Scottish adults 18+, 27-29 January 2012© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) Version 1 | Internal Use Only Version 1 | Confidential Version 1 | Strictly Confidential
  6. 6. Paste co-Scotland’s standing in the world brand logo here 6Q: Do you think Scotland’s standing in the world will improve, stay the same or get worse… In the next five years If Scotland were to become an independent country Don’t know Improve Don’t know – 4% 4% 6%Get worse Improve 17% Get worse 39% 33% 42% 38%Stay the same Stay the same 21% Net optimism = +22% Net optimism = +9%Base: All (1,005). Data collected among 1,005 Scottish adults 18+, 27-29 January 2012© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) Version 1 | Internal Use Only Version 1 | Confidential Version 1 | Strictly Confidential
  7. 7. Paste co- brand logo here 7 Paste co- brand logo herThank youmark.diffley@ipsos.com | 0131 240 3269 @IpsosMORIScot 27.2.12christopher.mclean@ipsos.com | 0131 240 3264©© Ipsos MORI Version 1 | Public (DELETE CLASSIFICATION) with the requirements of Only Version 1 |quality standard for marketStrictly Confidential Ipsos MORI This work was carried out in accordance Version 1 | Internal Use the international Confidential Version 1 | research, ISO 20252:2006.

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