Republicans (30%) are twice as likely as Democrats (14%) to be open to the change.
In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, slightly more Republicans say they won’t be vaccinated as say they will, and nearly a third aren’t sure what they will do.
Nearly half (45%) of Americans say they are confident in Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s ability to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak, compared to about two in five (39%) who say they are confident in President Donald Trump’s ability to deal with the pandemic, according to the latest Economist/YouGov Poll,
Among Republicans, 13 percent say they would be very upset if their son or daughter married a Democrat. One-quarter (25%) would be somewhat upset, but half (50%) wouldn’t be upset at all.
New Economist / YouGov Poll data shows more than half (57%) of Trump supporters think Biden will get the United States into a war. The figure among Biden supporters who think Trump will get the country into a war is even higher, at 74 percent.
Polling from The Economist and YouGov finds that almost three in five (59%) Americans believe Russia is actively trying to influence the upcoming US presidential election
Americans believe President Donald Trump minimized the risks of the coronavirus outbreak early in 2020, as recorded in interviews Bob Woodward had with the president for Rage, Woodward’s latest book. In the latest Economist/YouGov Poll, Republicans divide relatively closely on this question, while Democrats and Independents overwhelmingly agree the President downplayed the virus.
Trump continues to slightly lead Biden among white Americans (49% vs 42%) and adults over 65 years old (52% vs 43%). This week, Biden and Trump are tied for support (45% vs 45%) among men.
American voters aren't sure if they’ll know who won the presidency on Election Night before they tuck in for bed. But the latest Economist/YouGov Poll suggests they don’t expect a long slog, like expectations the more than month-long delay that happened after the 2000 election, when the Supreme Court ruled that Republican George W. Bush had defeated his Democratic opponent, Al Gore.
Three-quarters (75%) of Americans say it is likely that there will be mass protests if President Trump is re-elected in the upcoming November election.
YouGov chat users are more likely to say Joe Biden (53%) cares about the needs and problems of American women, compared to President Donald Trump (42%).
In the days that followed, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden aired an advertisement highlighting audio from the interview — but a YouGov snap poll shows that while the advertisement is viewed as effective (56%) by most voters, it has done little to impact voters’ consistently negative opinion of Trump.
A recent 60-second advertisement, which was posted to the president’s Twitter account, appears to have a similar effect. A YouGov snap poll found a five-point drop in positive opinion among Independent voters (44% to 39%) after watching the video, which opens with the text, “This is Joe Biden’s America.”
In this week's poll, 62 percent of those who say they are concerned about the safety of a fast-tracked coronavirus vaccine, say they would not get vaccinated themselves. Of those who say they are very concerned, a quarter (26%) say they would get the vaccine, while two in five (42%) say they would not. One-third (33%) of Americans who are very concerned about the safety of a fast-tracked vaccine say they are still unsure if they would get vaccinated themselves.
Trump voters are more optimistic there will be a quick count than Biden voters, but just as many Biden supporters think the count will take more than a week. Biden voters are more confident than Trump supporters their vote will be counted accurately, though both groups expect a fair count of their ballot. Roughly two-thirds of Biden voters (65%) are confident, compared to half (50%) of Trump voters.
A recent YouGov chat shows that most Americans (71%) are worried about foreign interference in the 2020 election.
In a recent national survey of US voters, YouGov found that voters are ready to change one of the novel policing strategies designed to execute the War on Drugs: The “no-knock raid.”
Among those who say they watch CNN the most, about half (51%) say they are hearing mostly negative news stories about the economy.
Biden supporters (54%) are more likely than Trump supporters (46%) to believe that the economy is something that the president can do a lot about.
Results from a YouGov poll of more than 5,600 US adults finds that 58 percent of Americans believe that Trump made the wrong decision by not disclosing the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic to the American public.