Austrians Want Higher Taxes…for Someone Else

This is some scary, Nazi stuff.

It has been suggested that owners of cars with higher fuel consumption should pay a special tax. Are you for or against this idea?

For 56%
Against 41%
Not sure 3%

It has been suggested that Austrians be compelled legally to stop using their cars once a week. Are you for or against this idea?

For 44%
Against 55%
Not sure 1%

Environment minister Josef Proell has urged Austrians not to travel by plane, but to instead spend their holidays in Austria. Do you think this proposal is a serious idea to curb global warming, or a populist statement?

A serious idea 33%
A populist statement 61%
Neither / Not sure 6%

Source: OGM
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 501 Austrian voters, conducted on Mar. 5, 2007. Margin of error is 4.5 per cent.

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