82% View Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, Favorably
Aretha Franklin died last week at the age of 76. She was known as the Queen of Soul, and most Americans have R.E.S.P.E.C.T. for her work.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 82% of American Adults have at least a Somewhat Favorable opinion of Franklin, including 54% who have a Very Favorable one. Only five percent (5%) don’t view Franklin favorably. Thirteen percent (13%) are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on August 16 and 19, 2018 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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