Most Intend to Get A Flu Shot This Year
It’s flu season again, and that’s left most Americans running out to get their flu shots.
A new Rasmussen Reports telephone and online survey finds that 56% of American Adults intend to get a flu shot this year. That’s down just two points from 58% in 2014 which was the highest finding since we first started asking this question in 2006. Thirty-eight percent (38%) don’t plan on getting a flu shot, up slightly from 35% two years ago. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on November 7-8, 2016 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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