40% Say Economy Forced Them To Cut Back Vacation Spending
Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Most Americans did not take a summer vacation this year, but fewer of those who did are citing the economy as a reason they cut back on spending.
Thirty-six percent (36%) of American Adults say they took a summer vacation this year, according to a new Rasmussen Reports telephone survey. Sixty-three percent (63%) did not. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Adults was conducted on August 26-27, 2013 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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