Boing Boing Survey Results

1. Question: Where do you live?Reponses: 3630
US - East Coast (907)
24.99%
US - Mid West (579)
15.95%
US - West Coast (1025)
28.24%
Canada (325)
8.95%
Europe (233)
6.42%
US - Rockies (107)
2.95%
UK (212)
5.84%
Oceania (136)
3.75%
South America (22)
0.61%
Antarctica (5)
0.14%
Asia (61)
1.68%
Mexico (12)
0.33%
Central America (2)
0.06%
Africa (4)
0.11%

2. Question: How old are you?Reponses: 3620
25-35 (1907)
52.68%
18-24 (682)
18.84%
55-70 (91)
2.51%
36-45 (638)
17.62%
45-54 (248)
6.85%
0-17 (45)
1.24%
70+ (9)
0.25%

3. Question: What's your gender?Reponses: 3612
Male (3072)
85.05%
Female (498)
13.79%
Both/neither (42)
1.16%

4. Question: What is your household income?Reponses: 3603
Over $100,000 (616)
17.1%
Less than $25,000 (512)
14.21%
$26,000 to $49,000 (724)
20.09%
$70,000 to $99,000 (637)
17.68%
$50,000 to $69,000 (589)
16.35%
Don't want to say (436)
12.1%
Over $200,000 (89)
2.47%

5. Question: What industry do you work in?Reponses: 3506
Student (492)
14.03%
Media (357)
10.18%
Boring Office Job (314)
8.96%
Technology/Internet (1444)
41.19%
Artist (191)
5.45%
Slacker / Scrounger (194)
5.53%
Telecommunications (79)
2.25%
Consumer Electronics (38)
1.08%
Criminal (48)
1.37%
Finance (87)
2.48%
Freelance / Consultant (219)
6.25%
Analyst (43)
1.23%

6. Question: How often do you read Boing Boing?Reponses: 3610
A few times a week (443)
12.27%
Daily (1317)
36.48%
More than once a day (1782)
49.36%
Weekly (35)
0.97%
A few times a month (24)
0.66%
Less than once a month (7)
0.19%
Monthly (2)
0.06%

7. Question: What do you think of how Boing Boing has implemented sponsorships?Reponses: 3603
I don't like it much (100)
2.78%
It's OK (1666)
46.24%
Didn't realize that you had sponsors (783)
21.73%
Well done! (1023)
28.39%
Please get rid of them now (31)
0.86%

8. Question: Do you read Boing Boing via RSS?Reponses: 3603
Always (807)
22.4%
Don't know what RSS is (357)
9.91%
Sometimes (671)
18.62%
Never (1768)
49.07%

9. Question: If you read BB via RSS, how often do you click through to the site itself?Reponses: 1881
Never (384)
20.41%
At least once a day (881)
46.84%
Rarely (229)
12.17%
Once a week or so (387)
20.57%

10. Question: How would you respond to the idea of BB including some kind of thoughtful, minimally intrusive sponsored message at the bottom of some RSS items, so our sponsors can be included in that medium?Reponses: 3289
Sure, just don't do it in a lame or stupid way (1189)
36.15%
I don't care, go for it (1078)
32.78%
I guess so, but I'm not wild about it (728)
22.13%
No fucking way (294)
8.94%