Memorial Day: Remembering Fallen Heroes
As the nation prepares to celebrate Memorial Day, more than a third of Americans will remember someone close to them who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 47% of American Adults consider Memorial Day to be one of our nation's most important holidays. That’s slightly up from 45% last year. Only seven percent (7%) view Memorial Day one of our least important holidays, while 42% say it’s somewhere in between. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. American Adults was conducted on May 23-24, 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, LLC. See methodology.
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