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Questions - Ebola - October 18-19, 2014

Americans Aren’t Panicking Over Ebola
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National Survey of 1,000 American Adults

Conducted October 18-19, 2014

By Rasmussen Reports


1* How closely have you followed recent news reports about the deadly Ebola virus?

2* How serious a public health problem is Ebola for Americans now – very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not at all serious?

3* How concerned are you personally about the threat of Ebola virus – very concerned, somewhat concerned, not very concerned or not at all concerned?

4*  How would you rate the job the federal government is doing to protect Americans from the danger of Ebola -- excellent, good, fair or poor?

5* Should the United States impose a temporary ban on all airline flights from countries in Africa where there are confirmed cases of Ebola?

6* How confident are you that the U.S. public health system will be able to contain Ebola virus now that it has broken out in this country – very confident, somewhat confident, not very confident or not at all confident?

7* Do you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable impression of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention? 

Have you changed any personal travel plans because of the outbreak of Ebola in the United States?

9* How would you rate the media’s coverage of the Ebola outbreak in the United States - excellent, good, fair or poor?

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence