55% Feel Connected to Their Hometown
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
For many Americans, their connection to the town and state they grew up in is stronger than their connection to friends from those places.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 55% of American Adults feel at least somewhat connected to the town they grew up in, including 28% who feel Very Connected. Forty-one percent (41%), on the other hand, are not connected to their hometown, including 16% who are Not At All Connected. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 Adults nationwide was conducted on March 15-16, 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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