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Opinion of the United States

Do you have a favorable or unfavorable view of the U.S.?

Percent of Japan responding Favorable, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Favorable
2002 72%
2003 -
2004 -
2005 -
2006 63%
2007 61%
2008 50%
2009 59%
Fall 2009 -
2010 66%
2011 85%
2012 72%
2013 69%
2014 66%

Full question wording: Please tell me if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable opinion of the United States.

Notes: Favorable combines "very favorable" and "somewhat favorable" responses. Unfavorable combines "very unfavorable" and "somewhat unfavorable."