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Recent indicators have shown that the US economy has been growing, including lower unemployment, higher productivity, and a high Dow Jones average. How much has your family benefited from this economic upturn--a great deal, some, not much, or not at all? (Source: Monmouth University Poll, Aug, 2018)


18%
Great deal

32%
Some

20%
Not much

27%
Not at all

3%
Don't know

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Methodology: Conducted by Monmouth University Polling Institute, August 15 - August 19, 2018 and based on 0 telephone (landline only), telephone (cell only) interviews. Sample: National adult. [31115420.00021] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS





(If Temporarily unemployed, ask:) Would you say that your job search has been easy, difficult, or neither easy nor difficult? (If Not temporarily unemployed, ask:) Would you say that your job search was easy, difficult, or neither easy nor difficult? Would you say very easy or moderately easy? Would you say very difficult or moderately difficult? (Source: Associated Press-NORC Work and Retirement Survey, Aug, 2013)


Subpopulation/Note: Asked of those who have searched for a job in the last five years.
8%
Very easy

17%
Moderately easy

19%
Neither easy nor difficult

20%
Moderately difficult

35%
Very difficult

1%
Refused

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Survey by Associated Press. Methodology: Conducted by AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, August 8 - September 10, 2013 and based on 1,024 telephone interviews. Sample: National adults age 50 & over. Interviews were conducted with respondents on landline telephones and on cellular phones. Major funding was provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. [USAP.101413N.R06] (View Citation)

Topics: ELDERLY WORK FINANCES

Dataset: USAPNORC2013-08A





Compared to a year ago, do you feel the number of people unemployed around here has increased, decreased, or stayed about the same? (Source: Harris Survey, Aug, 1972)


31%
Up

14%
Down

46%
About same

9%
Not sure

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Methodology: Conducted by Louis Harris & Associates, August 30 - September 1, 1972 and based on 1,865 personal interviews. Sample: National adult. [USHARRIS.092572.R3] (View Citation)

Topics: ECONOMICS







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