Americans Are Happy to Welcome Spring
Although harsh winter nor’easters continue to threaten much of the eastern United States, today is still the first day of spring, and that puts a spring in the steps of most Americans.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 63% of American Adults say the arrival of spring puts them in a better mood, down slightly from this time last year but in line with the year before. Just five percent (5%) say the arrival of spring puts them in a worse mood, while 31% say it had no impact on their mood. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on March 15 & 18, 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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