If there is a YES vote in the referendum, which two or three of these, if any, do you most fear would happen as a result?

Fieldwork dates: 2 September 2014 - 27 January 2020
Data from: Scotland
Results from: 3 polls

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Results for: If there is a YES vote in the referendum, which two or three of these, if any, do you most fear would happen as a result?
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27 January 2020
Poll by YouGov
17 September 2014
Poll by YouGov
5 September 2014
Poll by YouGov
Scotland would not be able to afford to maintain current levels of public spending without a rise in taxes33%34%39%
Scottish families will face a higher cost of living29%30%26%
British and international companies now operating in Scotland would move jobs and investment out of Scotland26%30%30%
The quality of care in the NHS in Scotland would get worse16%11%10%
Scotland would be unable to keep on using the pound in the way the Scottish government wants to15%26%24%
Tax revenues from North Sea oil might fall and badly damage the finances of an independent Scotland15%17%18%
Scotland would be outside the European Union, and have less influence in the rest of the world13%10%10%
Scotland might stay in the European Union10%0%0%
The quality of education in Scotland would get worse6%2%3%
Scottish children will find it harder to get a decent job when they grow up4%7%8%
The full range of BBC programmes and services might not be available – or would cost more for Scots to obtain4%5%5%
None of these17%28%30%
Don't know15%7%4%

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If there is a YES vote in the referendum, which two or three
of these, if any, do you MOST fear would happen as a
result?

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