Toplines - Gender Identity - December 21-22, 2021
National Survey of 1,000 American Adults
Conducted December 21-22,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* Do you agree or disagree with this statement: There are two genders, male and female.
62% Strongly agree
13% Somewhat agree
9% Somewhat disagree
9% Strongly disagree
7% Not sure
2* Critics have recently accused "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling of engaging in "hate speech" toward transgender people for saying that there are two biologically distinct genders. Do you agree with J.K. Rowling, or is it "hate speech" to say there are only two genders?
58% You agree with J.K. Rowling
17% It is hate speech
25% Not sure
3* Should schools and teachers be allowed to counsel students on their sexual and gender identities without parental knowledge or consent?
13% Not sure
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence