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39% Think Most Muslims See U.S. As An Enemy, 35% Disagree

Monday, May 07, 2012

While Americans are growing more optimistic about the war on terror against radical Islamists, voters are evenly divided as to whether or not most Muslims around the globe view our nation as an enemy.

The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 39% of Likely U.S. Voters believe that most Muslims view the United States as an enemy. Nearly as many (35%) disagree, but 27% more are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on May 4-5, 2012 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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