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Questions - 49% Say Children’s Quality of Life is Worse Than a Generation Ago - August 14-15, 2013

49% Say Children’s Quality of Life is Worse Than a Generation Ago
79% Say Americans Watch Too Much TV
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults

Conducted August 14-15, 2013
By Rasmussen Reports

1* In a typical week how often do you watch television?

2* [Answered by 891 Adults who watch television at least occasionally] Are you more likely to watch TV by yourself or with family and friends?

3* [Answered by 891 Adults who watch television at least occasionally] When you watch TV are you more likely to watch movies, sports, news, a regular comedy or drama series, reality shows, educational programs or something else?

4* Do most reality TV shows portray the best aspects of American society or the worst aspects of society?

5* Do most Americans watch too much TV?

6* Do young children spend too much time on their computer or other

electronic devices?

 

7* Should parents put a limit on the amount of time their children use

electronic devices? 

 

8* Is the time that children spend on a computer better or worse for

them than time spent watching TV?

 

9* Is the quality of life for children today better or worse than it was a generation ago? 

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