Thursday, February 24, 2011
Most Americans now fear that the political unrest roiling Arab nations like Egypt and Libya may get America into another big war.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 58% of American Adults think the unrest in the Arab world will lead to a major new war involving the United States, with 26% who say it is Very Likely. Thirty-one percent (31%) see that outcome as unlikely, but that includes just four percent (4%) who say it is Not At All Likely. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on February 21-22, 2011 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.Rasmussen subscribers can log in to read the rest of this article.
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