26% Look Forward to Valentine’s Day, 19% Dread It
Valentine’s Day is a day for love, but most Americans aren’t showing much love for the holiday.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that just one-in-four Americans (26%) consider Valentine’s Day a day to look forward to. Nineteen percent (19%), on the other hand, dread it, while most (54%) say they don't have strong feelings either way. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on February 5-6, 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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