The Saint Index: United States, 2011

Quantifying and tracking attitudes towards real estate development.

Special Report: Tea Party

The 2011 Saint Index takes the first-ever look at the potential influence of the Tea Party movement when it comes to real estate development and attitudes about how local government handles growth.

As the results below demonstrate, Americans who identify themselves as members of the Tea Party have a strong activist streak and tend to support or oppose certain types of land uses more strongly than the general population of American adults.