By the numbers Fuel efficiency


37: Percentage of people who say high gas prices are prompting them to consider replacing their vehicles with more fuel-efficient brands

50: Percentage of those people who are considering gas/electric hybrids

55: Percentage who are considering a small car

20: Percentage who are thinking about a family sedan or small SUV

36: Percentage who say the high cost of gas will make it harder to pay for essentials like food and health care

Source: Consumer Reports