84% Still Support English As Official U.S. Language
Most Americans still strongly support making English the nation’s official language and don't think they're prejudiced for feeling that way.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 84% of American Adults believe English should be the official language of the United States. Only 12% disagree. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The national survey of 1,000 Adults was conducted on May 10-11, 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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