Americans See Climbing Gas Prices
Gas prices are starting to surge around the country, and Americans are feeling the pain already.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 64% of American Adults are paying more for a gallon of gas today compared to six months ago, and 74% think it’s likely those prices will continue to climb over the next six months. This includes 44% who think it’s Very Likely they’ll be paying even more for a gallon of gas in six months than they are today. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on April 22-23, 2018 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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