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Questions - Memorial Day - May 23-24, 2012

49% Consider Memorial Day One of the Most Important Holidays
45% Have Close Friend or Relative Who Died Serving Country
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted May 23-24, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports


1* Do you consider Memorial Day to be one of our nation’s most important holidays, least important holidays, or somewhere in between?



2* This Memorial Day will you watch or participate in a parade?



3* This Memorial Day will you have a cookout with friends and family?



4* This Memorial Day will you attend a memorial service?



5* Have any of your close friends or relatives ever given their life while serving in the US military?



6* Do you have any close friends or relatives currently serving our country in Afghanistan?



7* Do you have a favorable or unfavorable opinion of the US Military?



8* Will you do anything special to celebrate Memorial Day and honor those who have given their life for our country?



9* Have you ever served in the US Military?




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