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Questions - Looking Ahead - January 30-31, 2013

53% Expect Housing Market to Take More Than Three Years to Recover
New Low: 39% Expect Stronger Economy Five Years From Now
Just 15% Think Today’s Children Will Be Better Off Than Their Parents
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted January 30-31, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports


1* A year from today, will the U.S. economy be stronger than it is now, or weaker?


2* What about five years from today? Will the U.S. economy be stronger than it is now, or weaker?


3* Over the next few years, how likely is it that United States will enter a 1930s-like Depression?


4* A year from now will the stock market be higher than it is today, lower than it is today or about the same?


5* How long will it take for housing prices to fully recover from the downturn that began in 2008?


6* Will today’s children be better off than their parents?


7* Is it still possible for just about anyone in America to work hard and get rich?


8* Is it possible for anyone who really wants to work to find a job?


9* Is it possible for just about anyone in the United States to work their way out of poverty?


NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence