Mini Poll: Summer


Are you ready for swimsuit season?


Yes:
 72%
No:
 18%
I never wear swimsuits:
 10%

 


Do you plan to take a vacation this summer?


Yes:
 42%
No:
 58%

 


When does summer begin (for you)?


After school gets out:
 8%
After Memorial Day:
 67%
This year, June 21:
 5%
When my vacation starts:
 2%
When I have to turn the A/C on:
 14%
Some other time:
 4%

 


How do you plan to travel to your summer vacation destination?


Car:
 24%
Train:
 2%
Plane:
 18%
Bus:
 0%
Something else:
 1%
No vacation this summer:
 55%

 


Summer vacation preference, part 1:


Hot place:
 71%
Cool place:
 29%

 


Summer vacation preference, part 2:


Mountains:
 19%
Oceans:
 81%

 


Do you attend church services while you are on vacation?


Always:
 8%
Sometimes:
 44%
Never:
 49%

 


Compared to your last vacation, do you plan to spend more money or less money on your trip?


More money:
 6%
Less money:
 14%
About the same:
 26%
No vacation this summer:
 54%

 


Does planning for your summer vacation include consideration of promotional discounts, loyalty rewards, or frequent flyer miles?


Yes:
 27%
No:
 73%

 


Which of the following purely theoretical changes would most improve your summer vacation experience?


No children:
 6%
No spouse:
 2%
No clothes:
 6%
No in-laws:
 2%
No cell phone:
 26%
No diet:
 58%

 


Describe your packing for summer vacation:


Overpacked:
 24%
Underpacked:
 4%
Perfect:
 20%
Unnecessary, because I am not going:
 52%

 


In which of the following movies would you most like to vacation?


Dirty Dancing:
 14%
Cabin Fever:
 1%
National Lampoon's Vacation:
 27%
Couples Retreat:
 37%
How I Spent My Summer Vacation:
 4%
Mr. Bean's Holiday:
 5%
Thelma & Louise:
 12%

 


BONUS QUESTION:
With which person would you rather share a road trip to Graceland?


Claire McCaskill:
 37%
Todd Akin:
 51%
Sarah Steelman:
 12%

 


Note: Due to rounding, results for some questions may not total 100%.