Fewer Expect Midnight Kisses This New Year’s Eve
Two-thirds of Americans expect to be home when the clock strikes midnight on New Year’s Eve, and less than half think they’ll welcome 2023 with a kiss.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that (45%) of American Adults will kiss someone at midnight to welcome the New Year – down from 51% last year – while 41% will not. Another 14% aren’t sure if they’ll get the traditional midnight kiss on New Year’s Eve. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on December 22 and 26-27, 2022 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.
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