National Survey of
Conducted May 20-21, 2013
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 a favorable or unfavorable opinion of the U.S. Military?
7* Will you do anything special to celebrate Memorial Day and honor those who have given their life for our country?
8* Have you ever served in the U.S. Military?
9* Do you consider Memorial Day the unofficial start of summer?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence