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Questions 70 & 71. If Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell is repealed and you are working with a Service member in your immediate unit who has said he or she is gay or lesbian, how, if at all, would it affect your immediate unit’s effectiveness at completing its mission…

Very Positive/Positive

Equally Positive and Negative

No Effect

Very Negative/Negative

Question 70. Respondents without combat deployment experience since September 11, 2001
On a day-to-day basis17.4%32.6%29.3%20.8%
When a crisis or negative event happens that affects your immediate unit17.2%32.8%29.9%20.0%
Question 71. Respondents with combat deployment experience since September 11, 2001
In a field environment or out at sea11.4%25.8%18.6%44.3%

When a crisis or negative event happens that affects your immediate unit

12.5%

33.3%

24.7%

29.4%

In an intense combat situation

12.4%

31.4%

25.6%

30.6%