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Table 4 Mean market opinion ratings across clusters a,b

From: Greenhouse gas emission reductions as a motivator of e85 purchases across market segments

Market opinion variable Cluster (mean: 1 = strongly disagree, …, 5 = strongly agree) F value (N = 1,668)
  Potential activist Environmental Neutral National interest  
FVFlanduse 3.22 a 3.32 a 2.73 3.94 52.12f
FVFfoodprice 3.75 b 3.88 b 2.96 4.27 82.32f
Natsecurity 4.41 4.21 3.24 4.57 119.71f
SecVsEnviron 3.07 2.00 2.84 4.16 196.32f
Drill 3.93 2.37 3.20 4.75 239.86f
Climate 4.11 4.75 3.16 2.36 417.96f
Health 3.97 4.66 3.09 2.15 421.45f
Urgent 2.48 1.39 2.85 3.99 352.76f
Forest 3.76 4.49 3.00 2.50 277.39f
Future 3.73 4.50 2.94 2.01 427.24f
LackKnow 3.44 2.30 3.04 2.06 101.25f
NoEffect 2.54 1.67 2.75 3.13 109.67f
Science 3.37 c 3.11 d 3.00 d 3.49 c 17.80f
Sacrifice 3.75 e 3.73 e 3.15 3.54 32.93f
Responsible 4.40 4.79 3.38 3.71 234.33f
  1. Like letters beside the individual means indicate no significant difference between the means at the 0.05 significance level. fSignificant differences among the means at α = .01.