Voters Overwhelmingly Approve of Air and Water Quality
While only half give the overall environment a positive rating, voters are much more enthusiastic about the water they drink and the air they breathe.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 81% of Likely U.S. Voters rate the quality of drinking water where they live as good or excellent. Just four percent (4%) rate their local drinking water poorly. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
The survey of 1,000 Likely Voters was conducted on April 29-30, 2013 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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