SURVEY RESULTS:


#Responded   Agree   Disagree   Question
       
1361%38% - If I am at work, sometimes I answer an unknown caller if from my area code.
2454%45% - I never answer an unknown caller regardless of area code when I am at work.
728%71% - If I am driving, sometimes I answer an unknown caller if from my area code.
1291%8% - I never answer an unknown caller when I am driving.
1580%20% - I sometimes read a text when driving.
14599%0% - I never write and send a text when driving.
771%28% - If I cannot pay a bill I owe, I still answer calls from unknown numbers.
425%75% - I never answer calls when I am in trouble with money.
50%100% - I tend to answer more unknown callers if I am in a good mood.
20%100% - I answer unknown callers less or never when other people are around me.
45100%0% - I have learned to recognize certain robo-call numbers being similar, even if unique.
425%75% - I answer unknown callers more often when I use hands-free device.
56100%0% - I block numbers when I learn they were trying to sell me a product or service I had not sought.
147%92% - I sometimes block numbers from a business I know, even if I am a current customer.
238%91% - I block each unknown number once I learn is from a charity.
875%25% - I block each unknown number once I learn is from a political campaign.
616%83% - I never check my voicemail. The call history is how I respond to any missed calls.
4100%0% - I lookup unknown calls I did not answer before calling back.
185%94% - Sometimes I call back unwanted callers and harass them.
825%75% - I hang up immediately if there is a pause to connect me to a person.
30%100% - I sometimes answer when driving, but hang up if I do not know them.
410%100% - If the caller is unknown telemarketer and sounds foreign, I stay on the phone to be politically correct.
666%33% - I am helpful to callers who called me by mistake: a wrong number.
60%100% - Sometimes I yell at the caller if is unwanted telemarketer.
370%100% - When a bill collector calls, Sometimes I say I am not the person they are trying to reach.
352%97% - When a telemarketer calls and I am in the car, I only let them hear background noise.
333%96% - When a telemarketer calls, I hand the phone to one of my young children.
60%100% - When a telemarketer calls, sometimes I agree to buy, or go to next step.
2080%20% - I am too nice and let any caller talk me through to the end of the pitch.
637%92% - I do not believe the IRS would call me to tell me I will be arrested, and they would just do it.
3321%78% - I give to charities for police or firefighter's organizations.
20%100% - I contribute to some political campaigns when they call me.
444%95% - I never pay anything EVER, when they call me, but afterward may pay online or call them directly.
614%95% - I understand unknown callers want information or money from me, and often cannot refuse.
2828%71% - If the caller is unknown telemarketer and sounds foreign, I do not feel guilty if I hang up.
250%50% - I sometimes answer when driving, but hang up if no business or personal relationship.
6598%1% - If I answer a call from an unknown caller selling anything for which I was not already searching, I lie and tell them I am busy.
20%100% - Sometimes when I answer a call from an unknown caller that asks for me, I tell them that person is dead.