Findings of a Survey Commissioned by the Geneva Initiative

Findings of a Survey Commissioned by the Geneva Initiative
Date: 12.09.06
Source: Market Watch
 

The survey was conducted on a sample of 500 people who represent the adult Jewish population (age 18 and over) of Hebrew speakers in Israel

The survey was conducted in the evening and afternoon hours of September 11th-12th, 2006 from the offices of "Market Watch" company

Maximal statistical error is +- 4.3%


Further to the war in northern Israel, which of the following options do you prefer the Israeli government to pursue?

Total

Negotiate with the Palestinian Authority with the goal of reaching a permanent status agreement

60.4%

Proceed to unilateral withdrawals from parts of Judea and Samaria, i.e. proceed with the realignment plan

8.1%

Neither of the abovementioned options

25.2%

Undecided

6.4%

Do you support or oppose immediate negotiations between Israel and Abu Mazen?

Total

Support

61%

Oppose

27.7%

Undecided

11.3%

Do you support or oppose immediate negotiations between Israel and Hamas?

Total

Support

29.6%

Oppose

64%

Undecided

6.4%

Assuming a Palestinian national unity government is established (between Hamas and Abu Mazen) would you oppose or support negotiations between Israel and such a government?

Total

Support

45.2%

Oppose

42.9%

Undecided

12%