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Questions - Breast Cancer - June 4-5, 2012

29% Expect Cure for Cancer in Next 10 Years
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National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted June 4-5, 2012
By Rasmussen Reports

1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about a new drug that fights breast cancer?

12% Very closely
22% Somewhat closely
40% Not very closely
22% Not at all
  4% Not sure

2* Do you have any close friends or relatives who were recently diagnosed with breast cancer?

23% Yes
73% No
  3% Not sure

3* Do you have any close friends or relatives who died of breast cancer?

25% Yes
71% No
  4% Not sure

4* Have you ever contributed time or money to the fight against breast cancer?

56% Yes
40% No
  4% Not sure

5* Will we find a cure for cancer within the next 10 years?

29% Yes
44% No
27% Not sure

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