Majority of Americans Worry Football Crowds May Spread COVID-19
Fewer than one in four Americans say they plan to attend a football game this fall, and a majority are worried that crowded stadiums could lead to COVID-19 outbreaks.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 59% of American Adults are concerned that crowds attending football games may spread COVID-19, including 34% who say they’re Very Concerned. Thirty-nine percent (39%) aren’t concerned about football crowds spreading the coronavirus, including 19% who are Not At All Concerned. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. American Adults was conducted on September 9 and 12, 2021 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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