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Questions - Summer Vacations - May 25-26, 2012

84% Think It’s Difficult For Young People To Find Summer Jobs
44% Plan to Take A Summer Vacation This Year
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted May 25-26, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports

1* Which is your favorite time to take a vacation – spring, summer, fall or winter?

2* Do you consider Memorial Day the unofficial start of summer?

3* Did you take a summer vacation last year?

4* Do you plan to take a summer vacation this year?

5* Will your summer vacation plans include going to see family or friends?  (Answered By 443 Adults Who Plan To Take a Summer Vacation)

6* Have economic conditions caused you to cut back on the amount you will spend on this year’s summer vacation?  (Answered by 443 Adults Who Plan To Take a Summer Vacation)

7* How likely are you to go to the beach this summer?

8* How important is it for young people to have jobs during the summer when they are out of school?

9* How difficult will it be for young people to find summer jobs in the current economy?


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