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The Public’s Perceptions and Experiences with the Economy in Anne Arundel County. By Dan Nataf , Ph.D. Director, Center for the Study of Local Issues Anne Arundel Community College Feb. 8, 2012 www2.aacc.edu/csli. Overview of Survey Process.

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The public s perceptions and experiences with the economy in anne arundel county

The Public’s Perceptions and Experiences with the Economy in Anne Arundel County

By Dan Nataf, Ph.D.

Director, Center for the Study of Local Issues

Anne Arundel Community College

Feb. 8, 2012

www2.aacc.edu/csli


Overview of survey process
Overview of Survey Process in Anne Arundel County

  • CSLI – Part of Sarbanes Center for Public and Community Service at Anne Arundel Community College

  • Operating since 1978

  • Mission: Provide students opportunities for engaged learning, community outreach

  • Main activity – public interest surveys

    • Respondents randomly chosen from universe of listed telephone numbers combined with computer generated numbers

    • Typical sample size: 400-900 respondents; students introduced to survey methods, used as interviewers, review findings

    • Topics – wide ranging, economy, transportation, land use/growth, taxes/spending, schools…

      • Last survey – Oct. 10-13, 2011 – focus of most of this presentation

      • 487completed surveys

      • Press releases available online.

  • since 1978

  • www2.aacc.edu/csli


    Polling results for aa county
    Polling Results for AA County in Anne Arundel County


    Aa county polling results most important problem fall 06 to fall 11
    AA County Polling Results: in Anne Arundel CountyMost Important Problem - Fall '06 to Fall '11


    Aa county polling results rate the economy
    AA County Polling Results: Rate the Economy in Anne Arundel County

    Percentage saying “excellent” or “good” since March 2009


    Economy excellent or good aa county vs usa county looks around 35 better
    Economy Excellent or Good: in Anne Arundel CountyAA County vs. USA – County looks around 35% better




    Economic conditions found job got income increase county residents vs aacc students
    Economic conditions: Found job, got income increase in Anne Arundel CountyCounty residents vs. AACC students


    Influences on perceptions of economic conditions by circumstances
    Influences on Perceptions of Economic Conditions by Circumstances

    Percentage saying “Excellent/Good” for County, State, USA by Variance from Overall Percentage by: Low income, received an increase in income lately, possibility of losing job, found job lately


    Increased income improves outcomes more than finding a job
    Increased income improves outcomes…more than finding a job Circumstances

    Percentage citing a condition applies vs. average

    Lower is “better”


    Higher income fewer economic problems
    Higher income=fewer economic problems Circumstances

    Percentage citing a condition applies vs. average

    Lower is “better”

    Lower income=0 to $75k; higher income=more than $75k



    Inflation as key indicator of overall pessimism
    Inflation as key indicator Circumstancesof overall pessimism…



    State and County Issues County vs. students

    Spring 2011


    Support for Proposals meant to Replenish County vs. students

    Maryland’s Transportation Trust Fund

    Fall 2011


    Presidential job approval
    Presidential job approval County vs. students




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