The share of the public describing the economy as getting worse jumped eight points in the last week—up to 56 percent from what was already a record high (48%) for President Donald Trump’s administration.
The good news is that most Americans (67%) think they’re personally going to be ok in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. But not everyone is optimistic about the country’s—or society’s—future.
Most (57%) in the latest CBS News/YouGov Poll do not believe Congress' relief bill will be enough money to save America’s battered economy.
To be part of Canada’s One Percent, you have to make $478,000 a year. Yet, at least 16 percent of non-retired Canadians say they expect to earn more than that at some point in their lives.
Three-quarters of Canadians believe a recession will happen in the next year, a rate even higher than in the United States.
In an exclusive Cheddar/YouGov poll conducted earlier this week, 28 percent of respondents said that they are currently working from home.
As COVID-19 continues to spread across the planet, the virus is affecting nearly every part of life. Since January, YouGov has been gathering data on how these facets of America are affected — from how it’s shifting the behavior of consumers and workers, to how voters are participating in democracy, to how brands are impacted.
America's worry about the coronavirus hasn’t increased much in the last week (about half worry at least somewhat about personally contracting COVID-19), but there is rising support in the latest Economist/YouGov Poll for taking stronger measures to limit its spread.
As US coronavirus deaths rise, Americans in the latest Economist/YouGov Poll are paying more attention and starting to worry, and aren’t at all sure that President Donald Trump is doing enough.
Data from the survey shows that one in three (33%) Americans say they are very or somewhat scared they will contract coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.