Capitalism: Now More Than Ever
Voters strongly prefer capitalism to socialism, and a majority would not vote for an avowed socialist.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that only 17% of Likely U.S. Voters say socialism is a better system than capitalism. More than three times as many voters (67%) say capitalism is better. Sixteen percent (16%) are not sure. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 900 U.S. Likely Voters was conducted on February 5-7, 2023 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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