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It’s New Year’s Day – So What!

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Americans still don’t think much of New Year’s Day as far as holidays go, and most were planning to be well-behaved last night when welcoming in the new year.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that just 10% of American Adults consider New Year’s Day to be one of our nation’s most important holidays. Twenty-five percent (25%) regard it as one of the least important holidays, while 59% rate it somewhere in between. That’s in line with surveys for years. (To see survey question wording, click here.)

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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted December 26 and 29, 2019 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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