Results, interactive data, and methodology on American opinion on the Mandela Effect and false memories, from an August 23 - 26, 2022 YouGov survey.
Toplines: Results among U.S. adult citizens for every question
Tables: Results for every question, broken down by attributes such as race, age, gender, and political party
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How respondents were selected: From YouGov’s opt-in panel, to be representative of all U.S. adult citizens
Who responded: 1,000 U.S. adult citizens
When: August 23 - 26, 2022
How the sample was weighted: According to gender, age, race, and education based on the 2018 American Community Survey, conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, as well as news interest and 2020 Presidential vote (or non-vote)
Margin of error: Approximately 3% for the overall sample
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