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30% View U.N. As U.S. Ally

Friday, April 26, 2013

One-out-of-two U.S. Voters now view the United Nations favorably, but far fewer consider the international organization an ally of the United States.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 51% of voters have at least a somewhat favorable opinion of the U.N., while 42% view the international organization unfavorably. This includes 13% with a Very Favorable opinion and 21% with a Very Unfavorable one. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on April 23-24, 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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